Collagens

  • Most abundant protein in the body- found in skin, bone, ligaments,and cartilage
  • It is produced by Fibroblasts
  • During wound healing, it encourages the deposition and organization of newly formed collagen and granulation tissue
  • Attracts macrophages for wound debridement
  • Speeds healing by stimulating new tissue development
  • Heals with a stronger tensile strength
  • Available in Pads, powder, and gel
  • Best when used on wounds with <30% fibrin