tropocollagen

noun
tro·po·col·la·gen | \ˌträ-pə-ˈkä-lə-jən, ˌtrō-\

Definition of tropocollagen 

: a subunit of collagen fibrils consisting of three polypeptide strands arranged in a helix

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1954, in the meaning defined above

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tropocollagen

noun
tro·po·col·la·gen | \ˌträp-ə-ˈkäl-ə-jən, ˌtrōp- \

Medical Definition of tropocollagen 

: a subunit of collagen fibrils consisting of three polypeptide strands arranged in a helix

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