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by Zusaya
Wed Aug 22, 2018 7:29 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: What is the size of an antibody
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Re: What is the size of an antibody

IgG antibodies are large molecules, having a molecular weight of approximately 150 kDa, composed of two different kinds of polypeptide chain. One, of approximately 50 kDa, is termed the heavy or H chain, and the other, of 25 kDa, is termed the light or L chain (Fig.

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by Zusaya
Thu Jun 07, 2018 7:04 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: What is the size of an antibody
Replies: 17
Views: 49986

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If I understand you well you are concerned with the properies of Ig to crosslink pathogens, which can be comparatively large structures like bacteria with sizes exceeding 1 micrometer. THis consideration is actually quite important and there is an interesting paper which deals with the misleading i...