Gene description for EMB
Gene name embigin
Gene symbol EMB
Other names/aliases GP70
Species Homo sapiens
 Database cross references - EMB
ExoCarta ExoCarta_133418
Entrez Gene 133418
HGNC 30465
MIM 615669
UniProt Q6PCB8  
 EMB identified in exosomes derived from the following tissue/cell type
Neuroblastoma cells 25944692    
 Gene ontology annotations for EMB
Biological Process
    cell adhesion GO:0007155 IEA
    plasma membrane lactate transport GO:0035879 ISS
Subcellular Localization
    synapse GO:0045202 IEA
    integral component of plasma membrane GO:0005887 ISS
    cell junction GO:0030054 IEA
 Experiment description of studies that identified EMB in exosomes
Experiment ID 224
ISEV standards
EV Biophysical techniques
EV Cytosolic markers
EV Membrane markers
EV Negative markers
EV Particle analysis
Identified molecule protein
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 25944692    
Organism Homo sapiens
Experiment description Proteogenomic analysis reveals exosomes are more oncogenic than ectosomes
Authors Keerthikumar S, Gangoda L, Liem M, Fonseka P, Atukorala I, Ozcitti C, Mechler A, Adda CG, Ang CS, Mathivanan S
Journal name Oncotarget
Publication year 2015
Sample Neuroblastoma cells
Sample name SH-SY5Y
Isolation/purification methods Differential centrifugation
OptiPrep density gradient
Flotation density 1.10 g/mL
Molecules identified in the study Protein
Methods used in the study Mass spectrometry
Western blotting
 Protein-protein interactions for EMB
  Protein Interactor ExoCarta ID Identification method PubMed Species
No interactions are found.
 Pathways in which EMB is involved
No pathways found

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