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by Raphy
Thu Nov 05, 2009 9:44 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Extensibility of collagen
Replies: 7
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But I'm wondering, what effects does it have if applied on a specific part? Does it affect just the collagenous tissus (hope this is english enough :D) or does it affect others things?
by Raphy
Wed Nov 04, 2009 4:41 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Extensibility of collagen
Replies: 7
Views: 6238

Thank you for your help, I was sure that nature had already produced a molecule with this kind of effect. Although it seems dangerous if ingested in the whole body. Not something you'd take to just be more flexible...

Again, thanks for your help :)
by Raphy
Tue Nov 03, 2009 9:08 pm
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Extensibility of collagen
Replies: 7
Views: 6238

Extensibility of collagen

Hello everyone, I hope I'm in the right forum. I wonder if any of you can tell me of a molecule/product that could, in vivo, enhance the extensibility and the plastic deformation capacities of collagen fibers. I know that infrared radiation has this property, although this effect is light. For examp...