Lewis Blood-Group System


Antigen, Le

Antigens, Le

Blood-Group System, Lewis

Le Antigen

Le Antigens

Le(a) Blood Group System

Lewis Blood Group System

Lewis System

System, Lewis

System, Lewis Blood-Group

A group of dominantly and independently inherited antigens associated with the ABO blood factors. They are glycolipids present in plasma and secretions that may adhere to the erythrocytes. The phenotype Le(b) is the result of the interaction of the Le gene Le(a) with the genes for the ABO blood groups.