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BLOOD, kindred. This word, in the law sense, is used to signify relationship, stock, or family; as, of the blood of the ancestor. 1 Roper on Leg. 103; 1 Supp. to Ves. jr. 365. In a more extended sense, it means kindred generally. Bac. Max. Reg. 18.
     2. Brothers and sisters are said to be of the whole blood, (q. v.) if they have the same father and mother of the half blood, (q. v.) if they have only one parent in common. 5 Whart. Rep. 477.

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The isolation medium was rather simple and consisted of potato starch infusion, glycerol and defibrinated blood. The growth requirements of the organism are not completely understood, but it is clear that as for all members of the genus Bordetella there is an absolute requirement for nicotinamide, carbohydrates, lactate, pyruvate, acetate and intermediates of the Embden-Meyerhoff pathway use not utilized (Jebb et al., 1957).
At low shear rates is another comparison with defibrinated blood. Also cell aggregation has a large influence on the viscosity at low shear rates.
Baron and her colleagues have found that hair sheep blood collected in donation bags performed the same as defibrinated blood.