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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Bioengineered corneal tissue implantation restores vision in advanced keratoconus

Bioengineered corneal tissue implantation restores vision in advanced keratoconus

New gel-based cartilage substitute is stronger and more durable than the real thing

New gel-based cartilage substitute is stronger and more durable than the real thing

Collagen XII likely to be a potential marker for patients at high risk of metastatic relapse

Collagen XII likely to be a potential marker for patients at high risk of metastatic relapse

Implantable mechanotherapeutic drug delivery platform helps overcome host immune response

Implantable mechanotherapeutic drug delivery platform helps overcome host immune response

Mice study reveals hepatic consequences of exposure to endocrine disrupting chemical mixtures

Mice study reveals hepatic consequences of exposure to endocrine disrupting chemical mixtures

Study shows the link between common viruses and onset of Alzheimer’s disease

Study shows the link between common viruses and onset of Alzheimer’s disease

Study reveals how barrier cells that line the intestines send messages to patrolling T cells

Study reveals how barrier cells that line the intestines send messages to patrolling T cells

New technology converts discarded bullfrog skin into wound healing products

New technology converts discarded bullfrog skin into wound healing products

Scientists explore SARS-CoV-2 spike protein and platelet-activating factor

Scientists explore SARS-CoV-2 spike protein and platelet-activating factor

Cancer cells produce small amount of collagen that impacts tumor microbiome and immunity

Cancer cells produce small amount of collagen that impacts tumor microbiome and immunity

Scientists combine robotics with biology to construct biohybrid microrobots

Scientists combine robotics with biology to construct biohybrid microrobots

Cornell researchers engineer a biohybrid composite material that mimics natural tissue

Cornell researchers engineer a biohybrid composite material that mimics natural tissue

Experimental model reveals possible causes and treatments for long-COVID

Experimental model reveals possible causes and treatments for long-COVID

First biohybrid model of human ventricles is an important step forward for organ biofabrication

First biohybrid model of human ventricles is an important step forward for organ biofabrication

Characterization of longer-term effects on behavior and brain inflammation following recovery from mild COVID-19

Characterization of longer-term effects on behavior and brain inflammation following recovery from mild COVID-19

Highly active cells associated with growth and recurrence of brain glioma

Highly active cells associated with growth and recurrence of brain glioma

RUDN doctors propose an alternative method of surgical management of glaucoma

RUDN doctors propose an alternative method of surgical management of glaucoma

Gelatin in Pacific whiting skin may help prevent wrinkles caused by ultraviolet radiation

Gelatin in Pacific whiting skin may help prevent wrinkles caused by ultraviolet radiation

Stress protein in fibroblasts appears to be an attractive cancer drug target

Stress protein in fibroblasts appears to be an attractive cancer drug target

Alternative remedy to conventional root canals would regenerate lost tooth pulp

Alternative remedy to conventional root canals would regenerate lost tooth pulp