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Table 2 Different collagen types are organized in various suprastructures

From: Processing of collagen based biomaterials and the resulting materials properties

Supra structure Collagen types
Fibril I, II, III, V, XI, XXIV, XXVII
Fibril associated (FACIT) IX, XII, XIV, XVI, XIX, XX, XXI, XXII
Network IV, VI, VIII, X
Anchoring fibrils VII
Transmembrane collagens XIII, XVII, XXIII, XXV
Multiplexin XV, XVIII
  1. Type I dominates the tissues which are used as raw material for medical devices [55]