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In 1997, researchers at Albany Medical College invented a process to camouflage red blood cells that prevents the rejection of foreign blood types in transfusion.

For other important milestones in medical knowledge and practice credited to academic medical centers, visit the “Discoveries and Innovations in Patient Care and Research Database” at 〈www.aamc.org/innovations〉.

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