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In contrast to epithelium and many other tissues, the dermis as well as other types of connective tissue is made of mostly extracellular matrix rather than cells. Extracellular matrix is composed of protein fibers that are embedded in “hydrophilic gel” called intercellular ground substance that is made of anionic macromolecules (glycosaminoglycans and proteoglycans) and multi-adhesive glycoproteins (laminin and fibronectin). These fibers can be categorized into three types: collagen, reticular, and elastic fibers.
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