The external faces of some of the proteins in the plasma membrane have carbohydrate groups attached to them. What role do such "sugar-coated" proteins play in the life of the cell?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com August 15, 2018, 12:24 pm ad1c9bdddf
Proteins that have sugars attached to them are known as "glycoproteins". OFten, glycoproteins are involved in cell recognition. For instance, immune cells like T cells use ...
Glycoproteins are examined.