Gene description for APRT
Gene name adenine phosphoribosyltransferase
Gene symbol APRT
Other names/aliases -
Species Bos taurus
 Database cross references - APRT
ExoCarta ExoCarta_519017
Entrez Gene 519017
UniProt Q56JW4  
 APRT identified in exosomes derived from the following tissue/cell type
Milk 23459212    
 Gene ontology annotations for APRT
Molecular Function
    AMP binding GO:0016208 IEA
    adenine phosphoribosyltransferase activity GO:0003999 IEA
    adenine binding GO:0002055 IEA
Biological Process
    adenine salvage GO:0006168 IEA
    AMP salvage GO:0044209 IEA
    grooming behavior GO:0007625 IEA
Subcellular Localization
    nucleoplasm GO:0005654 IEA
    extracellular exosome GO:0070062 IEA
    cytoplasm GO:0005737 IEA
 Experiment description of studies that identified APRT 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 APRT
  Protein Interactor ExoCarta ID Identification method PubMed Species
No interactions are found.
 Pathways in which APRT is involved
Purine salvage IEA Reactome

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