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The bond formed between glucose and galactose monosaccharides to produce the disaccharide lactose, is _____.


  1. α-1,2- glycosidic bond

  2. β-1,4- glycosidic bond

  3. α-1,4- glycosidic bond

  4. β-1,2- glycosidic bond


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The correct option is B

β-1,4- glycosidic bond


The bond formed between glucose and galactose monosaccharides to produce the disaccharide lactose is a β-1,4- glycosidic bond. This bond is formed between C1 of galactose and C4 of glucose, and it happens as a reduction process.

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