Collagen

Collagen is a fibrous protein found in cartilage and other connective tissue.
What is Collagen?

Collagen is a protein made up of amino-acids, which are in turn built of carbon, oxygen and hydrogen. Collagen contains specific amino acids – Glycine, Proline, Hydroxyproline and Arginine.

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Temple researchers reverse muscle fibrosis associated with overuse injury in animals

Temple researchers reverse muscle fibrosis associated with overuse injury in animals

Why Primary Cells Are Important for In Vitro ADME-Tox Studies

Why Primary Cells Are Important for In Vitro ADME-Tox Studies

Lab-on-chip device to monitor how extracellular matrix responds to disease

Lab-on-chip device to monitor how extracellular matrix responds to disease

New two-step technique to repair herniated discs

New two-step technique to repair herniated discs

Research shows how physical cues drive cell migration, cancer metastasis, and treatment

Research shows how physical cues drive cell migration, cancer metastasis, and treatment

Omega-3 fatty acids may help prevent complications in women receiving breast implants

Omega-3 fatty acids may help prevent complications in women receiving breast implants

Researchers uncover how cancer cells override environmental cues to consume energy

Researchers uncover how cancer cells override environmental cues to consume energy

UCI makes tremendous strides in prevention, early detection and treatment of cancer

UCI makes tremendous strides in prevention, early detection and treatment of cancer

Pancreatic cancer 'time machine' reveals tumor development and invasion

Pancreatic cancer 'time machine' reveals tumor development and invasion

New technology enables scientists to analyze behavior of cancer cells in lab-grown tumors

New technology enables scientists to analyze behavior of cancer cells in lab-grown tumors

Scientists develop new tool using machine learning to diagnose lymphedema

Scientists develop new tool using machine learning to diagnose lymphedema

Cellular and molecular view of intact transparent human organs

Cellular and molecular view of intact transparent human organs

Human textiles to replace damaged blood vessels

Human textiles to replace damaged blood vessels

Study finds link between bladder cancer and collagen receptor

Study finds link between bladder cancer and collagen receptor

Targeting a protein could be key to suppressing breast cancer metastasis

Targeting a protein could be key to suppressing breast cancer metastasis

Study reveals new strategies to prevent skin scarring

Study reveals new strategies to prevent skin scarring

Researchers discover new target for repairing heart after heart attack

Researchers discover new target for repairing heart after heart attack

Buck study uncovers how astrocyte senescence promotes neurodegeneration

Buck study uncovers how astrocyte senescence promotes neurodegeneration

3D capillary system offers a new approach to investigate obstruction of microvessels

3D capillary system offers a new approach to investigate obstruction of microvessels

Researchers identify liver fibrosis ‘off switch’ in mice

Researchers identify liver fibrosis ‘off switch’ in mice