Search Results for Collagen

Molecule of the Month articles (4) Global Health articles (1) Geis Archive articles (1) Goodsell Gallery articles (1)
Molecule of the Month articles (4)

April 2000

Sturdy fibers of collagen give structure to our bodies

Proteins and Biominerals

April 2019

Small biomineral crystals are used to build bone, eggshells and even tiny compasses.

Vitamin D Receptor

November 2012

Vitamin D helps regulate the use of calcium throughout the body


February 2011

Integrins forge flexible linkages between the infrastructure inside and outside of cells

Global Health articles (1)
Diabetes Mellitus - Complications

Uncontrolled diabetes can lead to many acute and chronic complications

Diabetes Mellitus

Geis Archive articles (1)

Geis paints a triple twist pattern in his depiction of collagen. He portrays the chains in a thick, rope-like manner, which reflects the function of the collagen protein in strengthening tendons and muscles in animals.

Goodsell Gallery articles (1)
Biosites: Basement Membrane


Biosites: Basement Membrane (2005) by David S. Goodsell.