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What are Denaturation of proteins

$\begin{array}{1 1} \text{(a) Denaturation of protein is the breaking of amino acid bonds} \\ \text{(b)Denaturation is the alteration of a protein shape through some form of external stress.} \\ \text{(c) Denaturation is the alteration of a protein chemical properties through some external stress} \\ \text{(d) None of the above}\end{array} $

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The loss of biological activity of proteins when a protein in its native form, is subjected to physical change  like change in temperature or chemical change like change in pH. This is called denaturation of protein. Example: coagulation of egg white on boiling, curdling of milk

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