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Antibody Structure and Antigen Binding

CELLS-KSBGGK

Antibody polypeptides are synthesized on ribosomes and assembled via disulphide bonding in the endoplasmic reticulum. Antibodies are composed of two identical light chains and two identical heavy chain*.

Which ONE of the following diagrams represents an accurate illustration of the structure of an antibody?

A

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B

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C

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D

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E

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