Gene description for Maoa
Gene name monoamine oxidase A
Gene symbol Maoa
Other names/aliases Mao
Species Rattus norvegicus
 Database cross references - Maoa
ExoCarta ExoCarta_29253
Entrez Gene 29253
 Maoa identified in exosomes derived from the following tissue/cell type
Adipocytes 25998041    
 Gene ontology annotations for Maoa
Molecular Function
    flavin adenine dinucleotide binding GO:0050660 IMP
    primary amine oxidase activity GO:0008131 ISO
    serotonin binding GO:0051378 IMP
Biological Process
    oxidation-reduction process GO:0055114 ISO
    serotonin metabolic process GO:0042428 IMP
    neurotransmitter catabolic process GO:0042135 IEA
    dopamine catabolic process GO:0042420 ISO
    catecholamine catabolic process GO:0042424 NAS
    phenylethylamine metabolic process GO:0042443 IMP
Subcellular Localization
    mitochondrion GO:0005739 ISO
    mitochondrial outer membrane GO:0005741 IDA
    integral component of membrane GO:0016021 IEA
 Experiment description of studies that identified Maoa 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 Maoa
  Protein Interactor ExoCarta ID Identification method PubMed Species
No interactions are found.
 Pathways in which Maoa is involved
No pathways found

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