Gene description for Sts
Gene name steroid sulfatase (microsomal), isozyme S
Gene symbol Sts
Other names/aliases -
Species Rattus norvegicus
 Database cross references - Sts
ExoCarta ExoCarta_24800
Entrez Gene 24800
UniProt P15589  
 Sts identified in exosomes derived from the following tissue/cell type
Adipocytes 25998041    
 Gene ontology annotations for Sts
Molecular Function
    sulfuric ester hydrolase activity GO:0008484 ISO
    steryl-sulfatase activity GO:0004773 IDA
    metal ion binding GO:0046872 IEA
Biological Process
    learning or memory GO:0007611 IMP
    response to pH GO:0009268 IDA
    response to peptide hormone GO:0043434 IDA
    steroid metabolic process GO:0008202 IEA
    positive regulation of cell proliferation GO:0008284 IMP
    female pregnancy GO:0007565 IEA
    response to estrogen GO:0043627 IDA
    metabolic process GO:0008152 IEA
    response to organic cyclic compound GO:0014070 IDA
    skin development GO:0043588 IEP
Subcellular Localization
    nuclear envelope GO:0005635 IDA
    integral component of membrane GO:0016021 IDA
    endoplasmic reticulum membrane GO:0005789 IDA
    intracellular membrane-bounded organelle GO:0043231 IDA
 Experiment description of studies that identified Sts in exosomes
Experiment ID 225
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 25998041    
Organism Rattus norvegicus
Experiment description Proteomic Analysis of Extracellular Vesicles Released by Adipocytes of Otsuka Long-Evans Tokushima Fatty (OLETF) Rats.
Authors Lee JE, Moon PG, Lee IK, Baek MC
Journal name Protein J
Publication year 2015
Sample Adipocytes
Sample name Adipocytes
Isolation/purification methods Differential centrifugation
Flotation density -
Molecules identified in the study Protein
Methods used in the study Mass spectrometry
Western blotting
 Protein-protein interactions for Sts
  Protein Interactor ExoCarta ID Identification method PubMed Species
No interactions are found.
 Pathways in which Sts is involved
No pathways found

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