Gene description for Vasn
Gene name vasorin
Gene symbol Vasn
Other names/aliases 2610528G05Rik
Species Mus musculus
 Database cross references - Vasn
ExoCarta ExoCarta_246154
Entrez Gene 246154
UniProt Q9CZT5  
 Vasn identified in exosomes derived from the following tissue/cell type
Fibroblasts 23260141    
 Gene ontology annotations for Vasn
Molecular Function
    protein binding GO:0005515 IPI
    transforming growth factor beta binding GO:0050431 ISO
Biological Process
    negative regulation of epithelial to mesenchymal transition GO:0010719 ISO
    cellular response to redox state GO:0071461 IMP
    negative regulation of transforming growth factor beta receptor signaling pathway GO:0030512 ISO
    cellular response to hypoxia GO:0071456 IMP
Subcellular Localization
    extracellular exosome GO:0070062 ISO
    cell surface GO:0009986 ISO
    lysosomal membrane GO:0005765 ISO
    extracellular space GO:0005615 ISO
    integral component of membrane GO:0016021 IEA
    plasma membrane GO:0005886 IDA
    membrane GO:0016020 IEA
    mitochondrion GO:0005739 IDA
 Experiment description of studies that identified Vasn in exosomes
Experiment ID 210
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 23260141    
Organism Mus musculus
Experiment description Exosomes Mediate Stromal Mobilization of Autocrine Wnt-PCP Signaling in Breast Cancer Cell Migration.
Authors Luga V, Zhang L, Viloria-Petit AM, Ogunjimi AA, Inanlou MR, Chiu E, Buchanan M, Hosein AN, Basik M, Wrana JL.
Journal name Cell
Publication year 2012
Sample Fibroblasts
Sample name Normal-Fibroblasts (L cells)
Isolation/purification methods Differential centrifugation
Flotation density -
Molecules identified in the study Protein
Methods used in the study Mass spectrometry
 Protein-protein interactions for Vasn
  Protein Interactor ExoCarta ID Identification method PubMed Species
No interactions are found.
 Pathways in which Vasn is involved
No pathways found

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