What is a plant-based collagen?

With the introduction of Colway's VEGE Collagen, the term "plant-based collagen" has gained a new meaning. Until now, plant replacements for animal collagen have been used most often in the form of hydrolyzed wheat proteins. They are usually obtained from completely insoluble flour proteins and from gluten. A plant-based collagen is also obtained as a result of modification of polysaccharides by yeast fermentation. However, such collagen is biologically inactive and there is no... More