Gene description for EIF3G
Gene name eukaryotic translation initiation factor 3, subunit G
Gene symbol EIF3G
Other names/aliases EIF3S4
Species Bos taurus
 Database cross references - EIF3G
ExoCarta ExoCarta_615695
Entrez Gene 615695
UniProt Q3ZC12  
 EIF3G identified in exosomes derived from the following tissue/cell type
Milk 23459212    
 Gene ontology annotations for EIF3G
Molecular Function
    nucleotide binding GO:0000166 IEA
    translation initiation factor activity GO:0003743 ISS
Biological Process
    regulation of translational initiation GO:0006446 IEA
    formation of translation preinitiation complex GO:0001731 IEA
    translational initiation GO:0006413 ISS
Subcellular Localization
    eukaryotic 48S preinitiation complex GO:0033290 IEA
    perinuclear region of cytoplasm GO:0048471 IEA
    eukaryotic 43S preinitiation complex GO:0016282 IEA
    eukaryotic translation initiation factor 3 complex GO:0005852 ISS
    nucleus GO:0005634 IEA
 Experiment description of studies that identified EIF3G 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 EIF3G
  Protein Interactor ExoCarta ID Identification method PubMed Species
No interactions are found.
 Pathways in which EIF3G is involved
No pathways found

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