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Collagen

noun

1) The chemical basis of ordinary connective tissue, as of tendons or sinews and of bone. On being boiled in water it becomes gelatin or glue.

Example Sentences for

Collagen

1) A remarkable feature of these animals is the catch Collagen that forms their body wall
2) Associated with other diseases -LRB- APAH -RRB- : Collagen vascular disease -LRB- e.g. scleroderma -RRB- , congenital shunts between the systemic and pulmonary circulation , portal hypertension , HIV infection , drugs , toxins , or other diseases or disorders
3) If the animal wants to squeeze through a small gap , it can undo the Collagen connections , and pour into the space
4) This densely-packed Collagen , morphing into an inelastic whitish Collagen scar wall , blocks off regeneration and , as a result , the new tissue that is generated will have a different texture and quality than the surrounding non-wounded tissue
5) Lemon juice is used to make lemonade , in soft drinks , and as a marinade for both fish , where its acid neutralizes amines in fish by converting them into nonvolatile ammonium salts , and meat , where the acid partially hydrolyzes tough Collagen fibers tenderizing the meat
6) Keratin , Collagen , elastin , and fibroin are all scleroproteins
7) A remarkable feature of these animals is the Collagen which forms their body wall
8) To keep itself safe in these crevices , the sea cucumber hooks up all its Collagen fibers to make its body firm again
9) To keep itself safe in these crevices and cracks , the sea cucumber hooks up all its Collagen fibers to make its body firm again