Reactome: A Curated Pathway Database

Type X collagen associates with collagen type II fibrils (R-HSA-2213208)

Species Homo sapiens

Summation

In vivo type X collagen is found associated with cartilage fibrils in the form of fine filaments (Schmidt & Linsenmayer 1990), which may represent hexagonal lattices that have collapsed during sample preparation (Gordon & Hahn 2010).

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Compartment extracellular region
Literature References
pubMedId Title Journal Year
2307289 Immunoelectron microscopy of type X collagen: supramolecular forms within embryonic chick cartilage Dev Biol 1990