Post by ShofarSoGood on Feb 10, 2020 3:39:01 GMT -5
Major Scientific Breakthrough Uses Gut Bacteria to Convert Blood Type A Into Universal Donor Blood
BY ANDREW ALPIN · FEBRUARY 5, 2020
Throughout the US almost 16,500 litres of blood are sourced for emergency purposes daily by way of operations, transfusions, and schedules surgeries. The unfortunate thing about blood is that those receiving can’t just accept any blood and that is common knowledge that blood types need to be compatible for a donor and a recipient. But, believe it or not, researchers have actually achieved the unthinkable by making blood types universal for all so that compatibility wouldn’t be an issue. Here is how they did it.