Lectin in detection and identification of human blood groups

Srinivas Naik, Mamatha Rao, Srinivas Naik, Mamatha Rao
The petroleum ether extracts of Phaseolus lunatus (double beam), Cajanus cajan (Red gram dhal/toordal) contains lectins. The presence of lectins in the species of legumes was detected and lectins are blood group specific. Keywords PBS-Phosphate buffered saline, PVP-Polyvinyl pyrrolidone, VDRL-Venereal disease research laboratory, M-Molar, µl-Micro liter.