Collagen type X binds integrin alpha2beta1

Stable Identifier
R-NUL-2545201
Type
Reaction
Species
Homo sapiens
Compartment
Summation

The NC1 domain of collagen type X interacts with integrin alpha2beta1 (Chen et al. 1999). During endochondrial ossification Collagen type X is deposited in the hypertrophic zone of the growth plate. It interacts directly with chondrocytes via Integrin alpha2beta1 (Luckman et al. 2003).

Literature References
PubMed ID Title Journal Year
12617725 Partial characterization of cell-type X collagen interactions Biochem. J. 2003
Participants
Orthologous Events