Domain

Nematode cuticle collagen, N-terminal (IPR002486)

Short name: Col_cuticle_N

Domain relationships

None.

Description

The function of this domain is unknown. It is found in the N-terminal region of nematode cuticle collagens (see IPR008160). Cuticle is a tough elastic structure secreted by hypodermal cells and is primarily composed of collagen proteins [PMID: 2753356, PMID: 7828882].

GO terms

Biological Process

No terms assigned in this category.

Molecular Function

GO:0042302 structural constituent of cuticle

Cellular Component

No terms assigned in this category.

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
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