Figure 33.26. T-Cell Receptor.

Figure 33.26T-Cell Receptor

Figure 33.26. T-Cell Receptor. This protein consists of an α chain and a β chain, each of which consists of two immunoglobulin domains and a membrane- spanning domain. The two chains are linked by a disulfide bond.

From: Section 33.5, Major-Histocompatibility-Complex Proteins Present Peptide Antigens on Cell Surfaces for Recognition by T-Cell Receptors

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