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A property location.Typically refers to one planned for development,but does not necessarily have such a restrictive meaning.

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Antigen-binding sites dominate the surface properties of IgG antibodies.
When Foote examined the principal axes of inertia in a wide variety of protein structures, he found their axes intersected areas that are most critical for biological function, from antigen-binding sites of antibodies to the catalytic sites of enzymes.
It is evident that the orientation and structural integrity of an adsorbed antibody and the related activity of the antigen-binding sites are essential factors in the preparation of a reliable immunoassay.

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