Length of one helix turn of tropocollagen

Value 8.6 nm
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Junqueira, Carneiro, Kelley, Basic Histology, 7th edition 1992 Appleton and Lange, pp. 99 fig 5-3
Comments Collagen is the main protein of connective tissue in animals and the most abundant protein in mammals
Entered by Uri M
ID 103631