3/05/2017

Major private TV station broadcast a blood-type TV show on Feb. 8

FUJI TV, a Major private TV station in Tokyo, broadcast a blood-type TV show "Honmadekka!? TV" on Feb. 8, 2017.
Although, Ms. Rie Uekia, a female psychologist commentator denied, other members of the show suggested the possible relationship between blood type and psychology. For example, Ms. Megumi Ushikubo, a female marketer explains "bias" of blood type distribution: such as Japanese prime ministers. Ushikubo said "of all 36 prime ministers, 18 are Os, which is much highers than Japanese average."

2/05/2017

Type B people live longer!?

According to Tamao Endo, Ph.D. - vice-director (biology and medical Sciences) of Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Type B people are thought to live longer.
In his recent research "Search for biomarkers of successful aging through glycomics and glycoproteomics of semisuper centenarians" which was conducted from 2012-2013, he wrote:
As the ABO blood group system materials are consists of sugar chains, the possibility that type B is associated with longevity was suggested. (Hirose, N. et al. Exp. Gerontol. 39, 1563-1565, 2004, article of study cooperator Hirose)
ABO式血液型は物質は糖鎖であるが、B型が長寿に関連している可能性が示唆された(Hirose, N. et al. Exp. Gerontol. 39, 1563-1565, 2004, 研究協力者広瀬の論文)
https://kaken.nii.ac.jp/ja/grant/KAKENHI-PROJECT-24659141/

8/28/2016

US Presidential Election: Hillary AB vs Trump A

US Presidential Election: Hillary AB vs Trump A

Hillary Clinton &  Bernard Sanders are Type AB-
But when it became known that Hillary was blood type AB negative, like less than 1 percent of the population, Sanders stepped up. In an amazing coincidence he, too, was AB negative, his kidney was a match, and he, too, was in Las Vegas.
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/marty-rudoy/bernie-sanders-donates-ki_b_9393758.html

Donald Trump is Type A
http://www.answers.com/Q/What_is_Donald_Trumps_blood_type?#slide=2

Apple's Tim Cook is Type O

Steve Jobs was Type O (minus, probably).
Tim Cook is said to be the same blood type, so he must be Type O.

Apple's Tim Cook offered liver to dying boss Steve Jobs - BBC.com
Mr Cook found out that he, like Steve Jobs, had a rare blood type, and guessed that it might be the same.
According to the book, he went through a series of tests and discovered that a partial liver transplant was feasible.
http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-31869113

8/08/2016

Blood type of two female Asian Presidents: Tsai Yin Wen and Park Geun Hye

Ms. Tsai Yin Wen, the current Taiwan's president is Type O and her predecessor Mr. Ma Yin Jiu is also Type O.
Ms. Park Geun Hye, the current Korean president is Type B. Interestingly, her predecessor Mr. Lee Myung Bak is Type B, too.

All members of the Japanese Imperial Family are Type A

The Emperor Akihito and the Empress Michiko are Type A.
So are other members:
The Crown Prince Naruhito, the Crown Princess Masako and their daughter Princess Aiko.
Prince Akishino Fumihito, Princess Akishino Kiko and their three children; Princess Mako, Princess Kako and Prince Hisahito.
Former Princess Sayako Kuroda.

7/18/2016

Miranda Kerr is Type A

Miranda Kerr, an Australian model, is Type A.

Source of information:
Japanese TV Program SMAP x SMAP on FUJI TV (22:00-23:09 on July 11, 2016)

Blood type diet was the main story.
Also personality had been talking about a little bit.
Since Miranda and the host of the program, Nakai-kun (a member of famous male Japanese idol group SMAP) are both Type A, she said that both of them are a little more sensive.
But Nakata-kun didn't agree about himself (laugh).
Miranda Kerr who might have known that most of Japanese audience like blood-type talks, also said  "I'm not so proper."