An investigation into the distribution of different collagen types within adult and juvenile porcine pancreata

One of the difficulties of porcine islet isolation is their fragility during collagenase digestion. The object of this study was to determine the distribution of 4 different collagen types within adult and juvenile porcine pancreata. Five different areas from each pancreas were analysed by light microscopy. The distribution of collagen types I, IV, V and VI… (More)