Assembly of type I collagen fibrils de novo by the specific enzymic cleavage of pC collagen. The fibrils formed at about 37 degrees C are similar in diameter, roundness, and apparent flexibility to the collagen fibrils seen in connective tissue.

@article{Kadler1990AssemblyOT,
  title={Assembly of type I collagen fibrils de novo by the specific enzymic cleavage of pC collagen. The fibrils formed at about 37 degrees C are similar in diameter, roundness, and apparent flexibility to the collagen fibrils seen in connective tissue.},
  author={Karl E Kadler and David J S Hulmes and Y. Hojima and D. J. Prockop},
  journal={Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences},
  year={1990},
  volume={580},
  pages={214-24}
}