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New Technique Makes All Blood Types Universal

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New Technique Makes All Blood Types Universal

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New Technique Makes All Blood Types Universal

New Technique Makes All Blood Types Universal

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Researchers say they have found a way to convert all types of blood to type O, the universal donor. The discovery might mean an end to blood shortages and dangerous transfusion reactions.

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Geoff Daniels, head of molecular diagnostics at the Bristol Institute for Transfusion Sciences