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HLA Matching: What is Tissue Typing?

HLA Matching: What is Tissue Typing?

What is Tissue Typing? Tissue typing is the process whereby Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA) is matched to between two people.  Tissue typing tends to be specific to ethnic heritage, for example black people are most likely to find a suitable HLA match with another black person.  In the case of people with mixed ethnic ancestry, finding(…)