Gene description for Krt15
Gene name keratin 15, type I
Gene symbol Krt15
Other names/aliases Ka15
Species Rattus norvegicus
 Database cross references - Krt15
ExoCarta ExoCarta_287700
Entrez Gene 287700
UniProt Q6IFV3  
 Krt15 identified in exosomes derived from the following tissue/cell type
Adipocytes 25998041    
 Gene ontology annotations for Krt15
Molecular Function
    scaffold protein binding GO:0097110 ISO
    structural constituent of cytoskeleton GO:0005200 TAS
Biological Process
    activation of mitophagy in response to mitochondrial depolarization GO:0098779 ISO
    intermediate filament-based process GO:0045103 TAS
Subcellular Localization
    extracellular exosome GO:0070062 ISO
    keratin filament GO:0045095 TAS
    intermediate filament GO:0005882 TAS
    nucleus GO:0005634 ISO
 Experiment description of studies that identified Krt15 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 Krt15
  Protein Interactor ExoCarta ID Identification method PubMed Species
No interactions are found.
 Pathways in which Krt15 is involved
No pathways found

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