Fibrous proteins secreted by insects and spiders. Generally, the term refers to silkworm fibroin secreted by the silk gland cells of SILKWORMS, bombyx mori. Spider fibroins are called spidroins or dragline silk fibroins.


Silk <b><b>Fibroin</b></b>

Silk <b>Fibroin</b>

the silk <b>fibroin</b>,

the silk fibroin,

Silk <b>Fibroin</b> Structure Before

Silk Fibroin Structure Before

<b>fibroin</b> ortholog groups.

fibroin ortholog groups.

<b>Fibroin</b> 70-80% Sericin 20-30%

Fibroin 70-80% Sericin 20-30%

sericin and <b>fibroin</b>,

sericin and fibroin,

<b>fibroin</b> spinning process.

fibroin spinning process.

(B) Silk <b>fibroin</b> prepared from

(B) Silk fibroin prepared from

Therapeutic use



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