Gene description for CLU
Gene name clusterin
Gene symbol CLU
Other names/aliases AAG4
APO-J
APOJ
CLI
CLU1
CLU2
KUB1
NA1/NA2
SGP-2
SGP2
SP-40
TRPM-2
TRPM2
Species Homo sapiens
 Database cross references - CLU
Vesiclepedia VP_1191
EV Quant EVQuant_1191
ExoCarta ExoCarta_1191
Entrez Gene 1191
HGNC 2095
MIM 185430
 CLU identified in extracellular vesicles derived from the following tissue/cell type

 SampleVesicle type                           
1 Ascites Microvesicles Show Studies
2 Astrocytoma cells Extracellular vesicles Show Studies
3 B cells Exosomes/Microvesicles/Oncosomes/Microparticles
Exosomes/Extracellular vesicles/Microvesicles
Show Studies
4 Bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells Exosomes Show Studies
5 Bovine milk Exosomes Show Studies
6 Brain cancer cells Extracellular vesicles Show Studies
7 Breast cancer cells Extracellular vesicles
Exosomes
Show Studies
8 Breast milk Exosomes
Extracellular vesicles
Show Studies
9 Bronchial epithelial cells Extracellular vesicles Show Studies
10 Carotid atherosclerotic plaques Microparticles Show Studies
11 Cerebrospinal fluid Extracellular vesicles Show Studies
12 Cervical cancer cells Extracellular vesicles Show Studies
13 Cholangiocarcinoma cells Exosomes Show Studies
14 Chondrocytes Small extracellular vesicles Show Studies
15 Chronic lymphocytic leukemia cells Exosomes Show Studies
16 Colorectal cancer cells Small extracellular vesicles
Exomeres
Exosomes
Exosomes/Membrane vesicles
Exosomes/Extracellular vesicles/Microvesicles/Ectosomes
Extracellular vesicles
Show Studies
17 Embryonic kidney cells Exosomes Show Studies
18 Endothelial cells Membrane vesicles/Extracellular vesicles Show Studies
19 Epididymal fluid Prostasomes Show Studies
20 Epithelial cells Exosomes Show Studies
21 Gastric cancer cells Small extracellular vesicles Show Studies
22 Glioblastoma cells Exosomes
Microvesicles
Extracellular vesicles
Show Studies
23 Keratinocytes Exosomes Show Studies
24 Kidney cancer cells Extracellular vesicles Show Studies
25 Leukemia cells Extracellular vesicles Show Studies
26 Lung cancer cells Extracellular vesicles Show Studies
27 Lung epithelial cells Extracellular vesicles Show Studies
28 Macrophage Exosomes Show Studies
29 Malignant pleural effusions Exosomes/Microvesicles/Ectosomes/Microparticles Show Studies
30 Melanoma cells Extracellular vesicles Show Studies
31 Mesenchymal stem cells Exosomes Show Studies
32 Neonatal myoblast cells Microvesicles/Nanovesicles Show Studies
33 Neutrophils Microparticles Show Studies
34 Ovarian cancer cells Exosomes Show Studies
35 Pancreatic cancer cells Extracellular vesicles Show Studies
36 Pancreatic duct epithelial cells Extracellular vesicles Show Studies
37 Plasma Extracellular vesicles
Exosomes
Microparticles
Show Studies
38 Platelets Microparticles Show Studies
39 Prostate cancer cells Exosomes Show Studies
40 Red blood cells Microvesicles/Nanovesicles Show Studies
41 Renal proximal tubule cells Exosomes Show Studies
42 Retinal pigment epithelial cells Small extracellular vesicles Show Studies
43 Saliva Exosomes Show Studies
44 Seminal fluid Prostasomes
Exosomes/Prostasomes
Show Studies
45 Seminal plasma Prostasomes Show Studies
46 Smooth muscle cells Extracellular vesicles Show Studies
47 Squamous carcinoma cells Exosomes
Extracellular vesicles
Show Studies
48 Synovial fluid Microvesicles Show Studies
49 Thymus Exosomes Show Studies
50 Umblical cord mesenchymal stem cells Microvesicles Show Studies
51 Urine Exosomes
Microvesicles
Microparticles
Exosomes/Membrane particles
Exosomes/Membrane vesicles
Exosomes/Nanovesicles
Exosomes/Microvesicles
Extracellular vesicles
Show Studies
52 Valvular interstitial cells Extracellular vesicles Show Studies