How to remember the location of types of collagen?

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How to remember which type of collagen is present where?

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Collagen Type 1 (one): Bone (Also found in skin and tendon)

Collagen Type 2 (two): Cartwolage (cartilage)

Collagen Type 3 (three): Rethreeculin(reticulin)

Collagen Type 4 (four): Floor (Basement Membrane)

There are several more types of collagen, however, you should remember atleast these four.

answered Jun 2, 2012 by Sulabh Shrestha Doctor of Medicine (5,553 points)
selected Jun 9, 2012 by admin

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1) Bone
2) Cartilage
3) Reticular (and blood vessels)
4) Basement Membrane
5) Hair

Also recall that the higher in number, the weaker the collagen.

answered Sep 26, 2016 by anonymous