"Collagen" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A polypeptide substance comprising about one third of the total protein in mammalian organisms. It is the main constituent of SKIN; CONNECTIVE TISSUE; and the organic substance of bones (BONE AND BONES) and teeth (TOOTH).
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Collagen".
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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Collagen" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Collagen" was a major or minor topic of these publication.