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col-8  -  Protein COL-8

Caenorhabditis elegans

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  • Comparison of the deduced amino acid sequence of this molecule with other collagens suggests it is a cuticular collagen and a member of the col-8 subfamily of collagen genes [1].


  1. Isolation and characterization of a putative collagen gene from the potato cyst nematode Globodera pallida. Jones, J.T., Curtis, R.H., Wightman, P.J., Burrows, P.R. Parasitology (1996) [Pubmed]
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