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Collagen fibril diameter vertebrates 100 (10-500 figure link) nm 114278 Wang JH, Mechanobiology...
Fraction of total collagen that is type I collagen and types III and V collagens Mammals type I collagen ~95%: types III and V collagens ~5% % 114291 Wang JH, Mechanobiology...
Molecular weight of collagen & the measured critical concentration for self-assembly of fully processed collagen into fibrils at 37˚C Metazoa animals collagen molecular mass ≈3×10^5g/mole: measured critical concentration for self-assembly 0.42µg/ml N/A 112910 Rutenberg AD, Brown AI...
Average gene length of collagen gene family Human Homo sapiens 132.83 kbp 104318 Sharma VK, Brahmachari SK...
Collagen diffusivity (Dcol) Metazoa animals ≈7.3 µm^2/sec^2 112907 Rutenberg AD, Brown AI...
Total length of collagen type 1 in the human body Human Homo sapiens 3e+14 meters 114654 Smejkal GB, Fitzgerald...
Percent of protein in body that is collagen Human Homo sapiens 30 to 40 % 109730 Hall, D. A. (ed) (1964)...
Generic protein number density & collagen bulk number density Mammals generic protein number density ≈2.7×10^6/µm^3: collagen bulk number density ≈105/µm^3 1/µm^3 112909 Rutenberg AD, Brown AI...
Density of human collagen recombinant protein produced in E. coli Bacteria Escherichia coli 9.6-13.4 g/L 104944 Fan DD, Luo Y, Mi Y, Ma XX...
Cross-sectional diameter and length of one collagen molecule Metazoa animals cross-sectional diameter ≈1.08: length ≈300 nm 112905 Rutenberg AD, Brown AI...
O2 (oxygen) diffusion coefficients through high density [11% and 34%] collagen type I scaffolds (see Method section for photochemically crosslinked collagen scaffold at 11%)) Generic 450 for 11% density collagen scaffolds: 170 for 34% collagen scaffolds µm^2/sec 115120 Cheema U et al., Oxygen...
Percent of protein dry weight in body that is collagen Human Homo sapiens 30 % 103630 Junqueira, Carneiro, Kelley...
Percent of the total protein of the body that is collagen Mammals 25 to 35 % 109731 Gross, J. (1963). In...
Number of type I collagen (most abundant human protein) monomers in adult Human Homo sapiens >=1E+21 Monomers/adult 106944 Di Lullo GA, Sweeney SM...
Fraction of dry mass of tendon that is type I collagen Mammals ~60 % 114290 Wang JH, Mechanobiology...
Net growth of collagen fibril area for all fibrils in a bundle following fibril formation Metazoa animals ≈0.37 µm^2/day 112906 Rutenberg AD, Brown AI...
Rate of collagen bundle area increase from birth to 6 weeks Mouse Mus musculus ≈0.83 µm^2/day 112908 Rutenberg AD, Brown AI...
Fraction of collagen nitrogen out of total nitrogen of the whole skeleton of undernourished and rehabilitating pigs and their well nourished controls Pig Sus species 61.1 to 65.5 Table - link % 109814 Dickerson JW, Mccance...
Fraction of collagen nitrogen out of total nitrogen of undernourished and rehabilitating pigs and cockerels compared with that of normal well nourished animals of the same fat-free body weight vertebrates ≈30 Table - link % 109821 Dickerson JW, Mccance...
Fraction of collagen nitrogen out of total nitrogen of the bulk muscle of undernourished and rehabilitating pigs and their well nourished controls Pig Sus species 10.3 to 22.1 Table - link % 109812 Dickerson JW, Mccance...