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Formation of hydroxylysyl-pyridinoline cross-links

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R-HSA-2395223
Type
Reaction
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Homo sapiens
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Summation

Hydroxylysyl-pyridinoline (HL-Pyr) is formed from three hydroxylysine residues, (HLKNL plus a further hydroxyallysine donated by a second HLKNL). It predominates in highly hydroxylated collagens such as type II collagen in cartilage.

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