Collagen Type III
"Collagen Type III" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A fibrillar collagen consisting of three identical alpha1(III) chains that is widely distributed in many tissues containing COLLAGEN TYPE I. It is particularly abundant in BLOOD VESSELS and may play a role in tissues with elastic characteristics.
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