Which of the given statement is INCORRECT about glycogen?

 

  • Option 1)

    It is a straight chain polymer similar to amylose.

  • Option 2)

    Only \alpha - linkages are present in the molecule

  • Option 3)

    It is present in animal cells

  • Option 4)

    It is present in some yeast and fungi.

Answers (1)

Glucogen is the animal stare generally stored in or body or animal body. so it is found in animal cells. statement 3 is correct.

statement 1 is false because the polymeric chain of glycogen is similar to amylopectin, not amylose. Amylose is straight chain polymer & amylopectin is Branched chain polymer.

Statement 4 found in yeast & fungi it is a fact

statement 2 is correct 


Option 1)

It is a straight chain polymer similar to amylose.

Option 2)

Only \alpha - linkages are present in the molecule

Option 3)

It is present in animal cells

Option 4)

It is present in some yeast and fungi.

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