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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Researchers develop bilayer adhesive hemostat using proteins derived from mussels and silkworms

Researchers develop bilayer adhesive hemostat using proteins derived from mussels and silkworms

Nose cartilage-based knee joint treatment project receives €2.3 million funding

Nose cartilage-based knee joint treatment project receives €2.3 million funding

Reversing time: Hyaluronic acid injections offer lasting improvement in aging skin

Reversing time: Hyaluronic acid injections offer lasting improvement in aging skin

Hyaluronic acid injections stimulate long-lasting collagen renewal in aged skin

Hyaluronic acid injections stimulate long-lasting collagen renewal in aged skin

Study provides insight into potential mechanisms underlying diabetes-related disc tissue damage

Study provides insight into potential mechanisms underlying diabetes-related disc tissue damage

Study could lead to non-invasive, light-based techniques for early detection of skin conditions

Study could lead to non-invasive, light-based techniques for early detection of skin conditions

Hydrogel with built-in antibiofilm and antioxidative functions promotes faster healing of infected chronic wounds

Hydrogel with built-in antibiofilm and antioxidative functions promotes faster healing of infected chronic wounds

"Cleaning cell" dysfunction explains unequal diabetes risk in obesity

"Cleaning cell" dysfunction explains unequal diabetes risk in obesity

UVA scientists develop new approach to machine learning for identifying heart drug

UVA scientists develop new approach to machine learning for identifying heart drug

Viscoelasticity emerges as key marker for liver cancer in diabetes

Viscoelasticity emerges as key marker for liver cancer in diabetes

3D-printed liver model paves way for new MASH treatments

3D-printed liver model paves way for new MASH treatments

Unlocking the anti-inflammatory secrets of bergamot byproducts

Unlocking the anti-inflammatory secrets of bergamot byproducts

GRK2: A new target for inhibiting macrophage infiltration and angiogenesis in rheumatoid arthritis

GRK2: A new target for inhibiting macrophage infiltration and angiogenesis in rheumatoid arthritis

Comprehensive insights on pathophysiology and clinical management of atrial fibrillation

Comprehensive insights on pathophysiology and clinical management of atrial fibrillation

Sesame oil supplementation: a potential breakthrough in postmenopausal osteoporosis prevention?

Sesame oil supplementation: a potential breakthrough in postmenopausal osteoporosis prevention?

YAP and TAZ proteins guide bone development in the womb

YAP and TAZ proteins guide bone development in the womb

Yale scientists identify drug target that may alleviate joint degeneration in osteoarthritis

Yale scientists identify drug target that may alleviate joint degeneration in osteoarthritis

Study suggests iron accumulation plays a central role in senescence and fibrosis

Study suggests iron accumulation plays a central role in senescence and fibrosis

Researchers report progress in the search for more accurate blood markers for acute kidney injury

Researchers report progress in the search for more accurate blood markers for acute kidney injury

Gene therapy shows promise for arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy

Gene therapy shows promise for arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy