Our protein won $10 by placing 2nd in a beauty contest. (Just kidding).  What we know is collagen and that it is the most naturally occurring and abundant protein in the human body. Plays many roles in tissue and bone growth.  The common structure includes 3 intertwining helixes which gives them their high tensile strengths.  Most conservtive structurally in the middle.    It’s PDB ID is 1GR3.

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