Gene description for Krt20
Gene name keratin 20, type I
Gene symbol Krt20
Other names/aliases Krt21
Species Rattus norvegicus
 Database cross references - Krt20
ExoCarta ExoCarta_286912
Entrez Gene 286912
UniProt P25030  
 Krt20 identified in exosomes derived from the following tissue/cell type
Adipocytes 25998041    
 Gene ontology annotations for Krt20
Molecular Function
    structural molecule activity GO:0005198 IEA
Biological Process
    intermediate filament organization GO:0045109 ISS
    apoptotic process GO:0006915 IEA
    regulation of protein secretion GO:0050708 ISS
Subcellular Localization
    intermediate filament GO:0005882 IEA
    cytoplasm GO:0005737 ISO
 Experiment description of studies that identified Krt20 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 Krt20
  Protein Interactor ExoCarta ID Identification method PubMed Species
No interactions are found.
 Pathways in which Krt20 is involved
No pathways found

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