Pharmacological Control of Collagen Metabolism

  • Eugene J. Kucharz


The major part of this book reviews alterations in the structure, heterogeneity, and metabolism of collagen under physiological and pathological conditions. Therefore, the logical consequence are efforts to modify collagen metabolism, i.e., to correct with pharmacotherapy pathological phenomena associated with or caused by collagen abnormalities.


Collagen Synthesis Collagen Content Prolyl Hydroxylase Lysyl Oxidase Collagen Metabolism 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • Eugene J. Kucharz
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  1. 1.Fourth Department of Internal MedicineSilesian School of MedicineKatowicePoland

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