Gene description for YKT6
Gene name YKT6 v-SNARE homolog (S. cerevisiae)
Gene symbol YKT6
Other names/aliases -
Species Bos taurus
 Database cross references - YKT6
ExoCarta ExoCarta_507409
Entrez Gene 507409
UniProt Q3T000  
 YKT6 identified in exosomes derived from the following tissue/cell type
Milk 23459212    
 Gene ontology annotations for YKT6
Molecular Function
    SNARE binding GO:0000149 IBA
    SNAP receptor activity GO:0005484 IBA
    protein-cysteine S-palmitoyltransferase activity GO:0019706 ISS
Biological Process
    ER to Golgi vesicle-mediated transport GO:0006888 ISS
    vesicle targeting GO:0006903 ISS
    retrograde transport, endosome to Golgi GO:0042147 IEA
    protein transport GO:0015031 IEA
    vesicle docking involved in exocytosis GO:0006904 ISS
    vesicle fusion GO:0006906 IBA
    metabolic process GO:0008152 ISS
    exocytosis GO:0006887 IBA
Subcellular Localization
    cytoplasmic vesicle membrane GO:0030659 IEA
    SNARE complex GO:0031201 IBA
    mitochondrion GO:0005739 IEA
    integral component of plasma membrane GO:0005887 ISS
    extracellular exosome GO:0070062 IEA
    endoplasmic reticulum GO:0005783 ISS
    cytosol GO:0005829 IEA
    endosome GO:0005768 IEA
    Golgi membrane GO:0000139 IEA
 Experiment description of studies that identified YKT6 in exosomes
Experiment ID 213
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 23459212    
Organism Bos taurus
Experiment description Bovine milk proteome: Quantitative changes in normal milk exosomes, milk fat globule membranes and whey proteomes resulting from Staphylococcus aureus mastitis.
Authors Reinhardt TA, Sacco RE, Nonnecke BJ, Lippolis JD.
Journal name J Proteomics
Publication year 2013
Sample Milk
Sample name Staphylococcus aureus-infected-Milk
Isolation/purification methods Differential centrifugation
Sucrose density gradient
Flotation density -
Molecules identified in the study Protein
Methods used in the study Mass spectrometry
 Protein-protein interactions for YKT6
  Protein Interactor ExoCarta ID Identification method PubMed Species
No interactions are found.
 Pathways in which YKT6 is involved
No pathways found

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