Stains
Collagen - type II


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Revised: 4 March 2019

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PubMed Search: Collagen II[title]

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Definition / general
Cite this page: Pernick N. Collagen - type II. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/stainscollagenII.html. Accessed September 18th, 2019.
Definition / general
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