Alpha-2-deficient collagen disease

Collagen alpha-2(I) chain (1366 aa, ~129 kDa) is encoded by the human COL1A2 gene. This protein is involved in the structural integrity of tendons, ligaments and bones through the formation of type I collagen fibrils.

Disease Alternative Name

collagen i
alpha-2 polypeptide
alpha 2(i)-collagen
alpha 2 type i procollagen
alpha-2 collagen type i
alpha 2(i) procollagen
collagen alpha 2(i) chain
collagen of skin
and bone
alpha-2 chain
alpha-2 type i collagen
collagen type i alpha 2
collagen alpha-2(i) chain
tendon and bone
alpha 2 type i collagen
collagen i (alpha 2)
type i

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