Gene description for Eif3k
Gene name eukaryotic translation initiation factor 3, subunit K
Gene symbol Eif3k
Other names/aliases 1200009C21Rik
Species Mus musculus
 Database cross references - Eif3k
ExoCarta ExoCarta_73830
Entrez Gene 73830
UniProt Q9DBZ5  
 Eif3k identified in exosomes derived from the following tissue/cell type
Fibroblasts 23260141    
 Gene ontology annotations for Eif3k
Molecular Function
    translation initiation factor activity GO:0003743 ISO
    RNA binding GO:0003723 RCA
    ribosome binding GO:0043022 IEA
Biological Process
    translational initiation GO:0006413 ISO
    translation GO:0006412 IEA
    regulation of translational initiation GO:0006446 IEA
Subcellular Localization
    cytoplasm GO:0005737 ISO
    extracellular exosome GO:0070062 ISO
    membrane GO:0016020 ISO
    nucleus GO:0005634 IEA
    eukaryotic translation initiation factor 3 complex GO:0005852 ISO
 Experiment description of studies that identified Eif3k in exosomes
Experiment ID 210
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 23260141    
Organism Mus musculus
Experiment description Exosomes Mediate Stromal Mobilization of Autocrine Wnt-PCP Signaling in Breast Cancer Cell Migration.
Authors Luga V, Zhang L, Viloria-Petit AM, Ogunjimi AA, Inanlou MR, Chiu E, Buchanan M, Hosein AN, Basik M, Wrana JL.
Journal name Cell
Publication year 2012
Sample Fibroblasts
Sample name Normal-Fibroblasts (L cells)
Isolation/purification methods Differential centrifugation
Flotation density -
Molecules identified in the study Protein
Methods used in the study Mass spectrometry
 Protein-protein interactions for Eif3k
  Protein Interactor ExoCarta ID Identification method PubMed Species
No interactions are found.

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