Gene description for KRT84
Gene name keratin 84, type II
Gene symbol KRT84
Other names/aliases HB4
Species Homo sapiens
 Database cross references - KRT84
ExoCarta ExoCarta_3890
Entrez Gene 3890
HGNC 6461
MIM 602766
UniProt Q9NSB2  
 KRT84 identified in exosomes derived from the following tissue/cell type
Mesenchymal stem cells Unpublished / Not applicable
 Gene ontology annotations for KRT84
Molecular Function
    structural constituent of epidermis GO:0030280 IEA
    structural constituent of cytoskeleton GO:0005200 NAS
Biological Process
    hair follicle development GO:0001942 NAS
    regulation of keratinocyte differentiation GO:0045616 IEA
    nail development GO:0035878 NAS
Subcellular Localization
    extracellular exosome GO:0070062 IDA
    keratin filament GO:0045095 IDA
 Experiment description of studies that identified KRT84 in exosomes
Experiment ID 126
ISEV standards
EV Biophysical techniques
EV Cytosolic markers
EV Membrane markers
EV Negative markers
EV Particle analysis
Identified molecule protein
Identification method Mass spectrometry [LTQ-FT Ultra]
PubMed ID Unpublished / Not applicable
Organism Homo sapiens
Experiment description Mesenchymal Stem Cell Exosomes: The Future MSC-based Therapy?
Authors Ruenn Chai Lai, Ronne Wee Yeh Yeo, Soon Sim Tan, Bin Zhang, Yijun Yin, Newman Siu Kwan Sze, Andre Choo, and Sai Kiang Lim
Journal name Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy
Publication year 2011
Sample Mesenchymal stem cells
Sample name huES9.E1
Isolation/purification methods HPLC
Flotation density -
Molecules identified in the study Protein
Methods used in the study Western blotting
Antobody array
Mass spectrometry
 Protein-protein interactions for KRT84
  Protein Interactor ExoCarta ID Identification method PubMed Species
No interactions are found.
 Pathways in which KRT84 is involved
No pathways found

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