Its excellent biodegradability and weak antigenicity properties allow it to be described as an unrivaled natural material for collagen medical applications. This application can find a wide variety of collagen biomaterials in vivo and in vitro application areas.
Types of Collagen
The main medical types of Collagen are I-V which are present in different body parts
Type I is found in bones, tendons, ligaments and skin
Type II is in cartilage and the eyes
Type III comes from the lungs, liver and arteries
Type IV is present in the kidneys
Type V is found on the surface of cells, hair and placenta