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Disulfide Bonds

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Which of the following statement(s) are correct with respect to disulfide bonds?

Select ALL that apply.

A

Disulfide bonds form under oxidative conditions.

B

All sulfur-containing molecules can undergo disulfide bond formation.

C

Disulfide bonds are an important interaction that helps stabilize tertiary structures.

D

Disulfide bonds are susceptible to oxidative conditions.

E

The oxygen-equivalent of the disulfide bond is known as a peroxide.