Day 52 (2q32.1-2q32.3): collagen III

Protein_COL3A1_PDB_2V53https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Collagen,_type_III,_alpha_1#/media/File:Protein_COL3A1_PDB_2V53.png

Day 52 has 34 protein-coding genes (browser view). Two are collagen genes, including the gene COL3A1 which encodes collagen type III.

This type of collagen forms reticulin, a meshwork that helps support your internal organs. It also forms granulation tissue at wounds.

Click here to see the sequence of Day 52 with your COL3A1 gene underlined.

 

 

Leave a Comment

Filed under Uncategorized

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *