Gene description for GSTA2
Gene name glutathione S-transferase alpha 2
Gene symbol GSTA2
Other names/aliases GST2
GSTA2-2
GTA2
GTH2
Species Homo sapiens
 Database cross references - GSTA2
Vesiclepedia VP_2939
ExoCarta ExoCarta_2939
Entrez Gene 2939
HGNC 4627
MIM 138360
 GSTA2 identified in extracellular vesicles derived from the following tissue/cell type
Brain cancer cells [Extracellular vesicles]      More >>> 27894104   
Breast cancer cells [Extracellular vesicles]      More >>> 27894104   
Colorectal cancer cells [Extracellular vesicles]      More >>> 27894104   
Colorectal cancer cells [Extracellular vesicles]      More >>> 27894104   
Colorectal cancer cells [Extracellular vesicles]      More >>> 27894104   
Colorectal cancer cells [Extracellular vesicles]      More >>> 27894104   
Leukemia cells [Extracellular vesicles]      More >>> 27894104   
Leukemia cells [Extracellular vesicles]      More >>> 27894104   
Leukemia cells [Extracellular vesicles]      More >>> 27894104   
Lung cancer cells [Extracellular vesicles]      More >>> 27894104   
Melanoma cells [Extracellular vesicles]      More >>> 27894104   
Melanoma cells [Extracellular vesicles]      More >>> 27894104   
Melanoma cells [Extracellular vesicles]      More >>> 27894104   
Seminal fluid [Exosomes/Prostasomes]      More >>> 18819103   
Urine [Exosomes]      More >>> 15326289   
Urine [Exosomes]      More >>> 21595033   
Urine [Exosomes]      More >>> 21595033   
Urine [Exosomes]      More >>> 21595033   
Urine [Exosomes/Membrane vesicles]      More >>> 22106071   
Urine [Exosomes]      More >>> 22418980   
Urine [Exosomes]      More >>> 22418980   
Urine [Exosomes/Membrane vesicles]      More >>> 23082778   
Urine [Exosomes/Membrane vesicles]      More >>> 23082778   
Urine [Exosomes/Membrane vesicles]      More >>> 23376485   
Urine [Exosomes/Nanovesicles]      More >>> 23511837   
Urine [Exosomes/Nanovesicles]      More >>> 23511837   
Urine [Extracellular vesicles]      More >>> 29988836   
 Experiment description of studies that identified GSTA2 in extracellular vesicles
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Experiment ID580
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExtracellular vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry [LTQ]
PubMed ID 27894104   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic profiling of NCI-60 extracellular vesicles uncovers common protein cargo and cancer type-specific biomarkers.
AuthorsHurwitz SN, Rider MA, Bundy JL, Liu X, Singh RK, Meckes DG Jr.
Journal name Oncotarget
Publication year2016
SampleBrain cancer cells
Sample nameT-47D
Isolation/purification methodsDifferential centrifugation
Polymer-based precipitation
Ultracentrifugation
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry [LTQ]
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Experiment ID578
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExtracellular vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry [LTQ]
PubMed ID 27894104   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic profiling of NCI-60 extracellular vesicles uncovers common protein cargo and cancer type-specific biomarkers.
AuthorsHurwitz SN, Rider MA, Bundy JL, Liu X, Singh RK, Meckes DG Jr.
Journal name Oncotarget
Publication year2016
SampleBreast cancer cells
Sample nameMDA-MB-231
Isolation/purification methodsDifferential centrifugation
Polymer-based precipitation
Ultracentrifugation
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry [LTQ]
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Experiment ID588
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExtracellular vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry [LTQ]
PubMed ID 27894104   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic profiling of NCI-60 extracellular vesicles uncovers common protein cargo and cancer type-specific biomarkers.
AuthorsHurwitz SN, Rider MA, Bundy JL, Liu X, Singh RK, Meckes DG Jr.
Journal name Oncotarget
Publication year2016
SampleColorectal cancer cells
Sample nameHCC 2998
Isolation/purification methodsDifferential centrifugation
Polymer-based precipitation
Ultracentrifugation
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry [LTQ]
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Experiment ID589
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExtracellular vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry [LTQ]
PubMed ID 27894104   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic profiling of NCI-60 extracellular vesicles uncovers common protein cargo and cancer type-specific biomarkers.
AuthorsHurwitz SN, Rider MA, Bundy JL, Liu X, Singh RK, Meckes DG Jr.
Journal name Oncotarget
Publication year2016
SampleColorectal cancer cells
Sample nameHCT-116
Isolation/purification methodsDifferential centrifugation
Polymer-based precipitation
Ultracentrifugation
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry [LTQ]
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Experiment ID591
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExtracellular vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry [LTQ]
PubMed ID 27894104   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic profiling of NCI-60 extracellular vesicles uncovers common protein cargo and cancer type-specific biomarkers.
AuthorsHurwitz SN, Rider MA, Bundy JL, Liu X, Singh RK, Meckes DG Jr.
Journal name Oncotarget
Publication year2016
SampleColorectal cancer cells
Sample nameHT29
Isolation/purification methodsDifferential centrifugation
Polymer-based precipitation
Ultracentrifugation
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry [LTQ]
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Experiment ID592
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExtracellular vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry [LTQ]
PubMed ID 27894104   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic profiling of NCI-60 extracellular vesicles uncovers common protein cargo and cancer type-specific biomarkers.
AuthorsHurwitz SN, Rider MA, Bundy JL, Liu X, Singh RK, Meckes DG Jr.
Journal name Oncotarget
Publication year2016
SampleColorectal cancer cells
Sample nameKM12
Isolation/purification methodsDifferential centrifugation
Polymer-based precipitation
Ultracentrifugation
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry [LTQ]
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Experiment ID602
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExtracellular vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry [LTQ]
PubMed ID 27894104   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic profiling of NCI-60 extracellular vesicles uncovers common protein cargo and cancer type-specific biomarkers.
AuthorsHurwitz SN, Rider MA, Bundy JL, Liu X, Singh RK, Meckes DG Jr.
Journal name Oncotarget
Publication year2016
SampleLeukemia cells
Sample nameCCRF-CEM
Isolation/purification methodsDifferential centrifugation
Polymer-based precipitation
Ultracentrifugation
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry [LTQ]
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Experiment ID605
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExtracellular vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry [LTQ]
PubMed ID 27894104   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic profiling of NCI-60 extracellular vesicles uncovers common protein cargo and cancer type-specific biomarkers.
AuthorsHurwitz SN, Rider MA, Bundy JL, Liu X, Singh RK, Meckes DG Jr.
Journal name Oncotarget
Publication year2016
SampleLeukemia cells
Sample nameMOLT-4
Isolation/purification methodsDifferential centrifugation
Polymer-based precipitation
Ultracentrifugation
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry [LTQ]
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Experiment ID607
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExtracellular vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry [LTQ]
PubMed ID 27894104   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic profiling of NCI-60 extracellular vesicles uncovers common protein cargo and cancer type-specific biomarkers.
AuthorsHurwitz SN, Rider MA, Bundy JL, Liu X, Singh RK, Meckes DG Jr.
Journal name Oncotarget
Publication year2016
SampleLeukemia cells
Sample nameSR
Isolation/purification methodsDifferential centrifugation
Polymer-based precipitation
Ultracentrifugation
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry [LTQ]
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Experiment ID608
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExtracellular vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry [LTQ]
PubMed ID 27894104   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic profiling of NCI-60 extracellular vesicles uncovers common protein cargo and cancer type-specific biomarkers.
AuthorsHurwitz SN, Rider MA, Bundy JL, Liu X, Singh RK, Meckes DG Jr.
Journal name Oncotarget
Publication year2016
SampleLung cancer cells
Sample nameA549
Isolation/purification methodsDifferential centrifugation
Polymer-based precipitation
Ultracentrifugation
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry [LTQ]
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Experiment ID619
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExtracellular vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry [LTQ]
PubMed ID 27894104   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic profiling of NCI-60 extracellular vesicles uncovers common protein cargo and cancer type-specific biomarkers.
AuthorsHurwitz SN, Rider MA, Bundy JL, Liu X, Singh RK, Meckes DG Jr.
Journal name Oncotarget
Publication year2016
SampleMelanoma cells
Sample nameMALME-3M
Isolation/purification methodsDifferential centrifugation
Polymer-based precipitation
Ultracentrifugation
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry [LTQ]
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Experiment ID621
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExtracellular vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry [LTQ]
PubMed ID 27894104   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic profiling of NCI-60 extracellular vesicles uncovers common protein cargo and cancer type-specific biomarkers.
AuthorsHurwitz SN, Rider MA, Bundy JL, Liu X, Singh RK, Meckes DG Jr.
Journal name Oncotarget
Publication year2016
SampleMelanoma cells
Sample nameSK-MEL-2
Isolation/purification methodsDifferential centrifugation
Polymer-based precipitation
Ultracentrifugation
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry [LTQ]
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Experiment ID623
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExtracellular vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry [LTQ]
PubMed ID 27894104   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic profiling of NCI-60 extracellular vesicles uncovers common protein cargo and cancer type-specific biomarkers.
AuthorsHurwitz SN, Rider MA, Bundy JL, Liu X, Singh RK, Meckes DG Jr.
Journal name Oncotarget
Publication year2016
SampleMelanoma cells
Sample nameSK-MEL-5
Isolation/purification methodsDifferential centrifugation
Polymer-based precipitation
Ultracentrifugation
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry [LTQ]
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Experiment ID389
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExosomes/Prostasomes
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 18819103   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionStructural heterogeneity and protein composition of exosome-like vesicles (prostasomes) in human semen.
AuthorsPoliakov A, Spilman M, Dokland T, Amling CL, Mobley JA.
Journal name Prostate
Publication year2009
SampleSeminal fluid
Sample nameNormal donors-Seminal fluid
Isolation/purification methods-
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry
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Experiment ID13
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExosomes
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 15326289   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionIdentification and proteomic profiling of exosomes in human urine.
AuthorsPisitkun T, Shen RF, Knepper MA
Journal name PNAS
Publication year2004
SampleUrine
Sample nameUrine - Normal
Isolation/purification methodsUltracentrifugation
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry [LCQ DECA XP]
Western blotting
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Experiment ID429
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExosomes
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 21595033   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic analysis of urinary exosomes from patients of early IgA nephropathy and thin basement membrane nephropathy.
AuthorsMoon PG, Lee JE, You S, Kim TK, Cho JH, Kim IS, Kwon TH, Kim CD, Park SH, Hwang D, Kim YL, Baek MC.
Journal name Proteomics
Publication year2011
SampleUrine
Sample nameNormal donors-Urine
Isolation/purification methods-
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry
EV-TRACK EV110019: EV-METRIC:44%
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Experiment ID430
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExosomes
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 21595033   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic analysis of urinary exosomes from patients of early IgA nephropathy and thin basement membrane nephropathy.
AuthorsMoon PG, Lee JE, You S, Kim TK, Cho JH, Kim IS, Kwon TH, Kim CD, Park SH, Hwang D, Kim YL, Baek MC.
Journal name Proteomics
Publication year2011
SampleUrine
Sample namePatients of basement membrane nephropathy-Urine
Isolation/purification methods-
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry
EV-TRACK EV110019: EV-METRIC:44%
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Experiment ID431
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExosomes
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 21595033   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic analysis of urinary exosomes from patients of early IgA nephropathy and thin basement membrane nephropathy.
AuthorsMoon PG, Lee JE, You S, Kim TK, Cho JH, Kim IS, Kwon TH, Kim CD, Park SH, Hwang D, Kim YL, Baek MC.
Journal name Proteomics
Publication year2011
SampleUrine
Sample namePatients of early IgA nephropathy-Urine
Isolation/purification methods-
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry
EV-TRACK EV110019: EV-METRIC:44%
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Experiment ID437
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExosomes/Membrane vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 22106071   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic analysis of urine exosomes by multidimensional protein identification technology (MudPIT).
AuthorsWang Z, Hill S, Luther JM, Hachey DL, Schey KL.
Journal name Proteomics
Publication year2012
SampleUrine
Sample nameNormal donors-Urine
Isolation/purification methods-
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry
EV-TRACK EV120168: EV-METRIC:14%
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Experiment ID444
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExosomes
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 22418980   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionA multiplex quantitative proteomics strategy for protein biomarker studies in urinary exosomes.
AuthorsRaj DA, Fiume I, Capasso G, Pocsfalvi G.
Journal name Kidney Int
Publication year2012
SampleUrine
Sample nameNormal_high density-Urine
Isolation/purification methods-
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry
EV-TRACK EV120083: EV-METRIC:22%
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Experiment ID445
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExosomes
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 22418980   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionA multiplex quantitative proteomics strategy for protein biomarker studies in urinary exosomes.
AuthorsRaj DA, Fiume I, Capasso G, Pocsfalvi G.
Journal name Kidney Int
Publication year2012
SampleUrine
Sample nameNormal_low density-Urine
Isolation/purification methods-
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry
EV-TRACK EV120083: EV-METRIC:22%
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Experiment ID478
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExosomes/Membrane vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 23082778   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionComparative and Targeted Proteomic Analyses of Urinary Microparticles from Bladder Cancer and Hernia Patients.
AuthorsChen CL, Lai YF, Tang P, Chien KY, Yu JS, Tsai CH, Chen HW, Wu CC, Chung T, Hsu CW, Chen CD, Chang YS, Chang PL, Chen YT.
Journal name J Proteome Res
Publication year2012
SampleUrine
Sample namePatients of bladder cancer-Urine
Isolation/purification methods-
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry
EV-TRACK EV120030: EV-METRIC:33%
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Experiment ID479
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExosomes/Membrane vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 23082778   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionComparative and Targeted Proteomic Analyses of Urinary Microparticles from Bladder Cancer and Hernia Patients.
AuthorsChen CL, Lai YF, Tang P, Chien KY, Yu JS, Tsai CH, Chen HW, Wu CC, Chung T, Hsu CW, Chen CD, Chang YS, Chang PL, Chen YT.
Journal name J Proteome Res
Publication year2012
SampleUrine
Sample namePatients of hernia-Urine
Isolation/purification methods-
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry
EV-TRACK EV120030: EV-METRIC:33%
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Experiment ID498
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExosomes/Membrane vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 23376485   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionProteomic analysis of podocyte exosome-enriched fraction from normal human urine.
AuthorsPrunotto M, Farina A, Lane L, Pernin A, Schifferli J, Hochstrasser DF, Lescuyer P, Moll S.
Journal name J Proteomics
Publication year2013
SampleUrine
Sample nameNormal-Urine
Isolation/purification methods-
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry
EV-TRACK EV130051: EV-METRIC:38%
25
Experiment ID507
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExosomes/Nanovesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 23511837   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionDifferential protein profiling of renal cell carcinoma urinary exosomes.
AuthorsRaimondo F, Morosi L, Corbetta S, Chinello C, Brambilla P, Della Mina P, Villa A, Albo G, Battaglia C, Bosari S, Magni F, Pitto M.
Journal name Mol Biosyst
Publication year2013
SampleUrine
Sample nameNormal-Urine
Isolation/purification methods-
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry
EV-TRACK EV130016: EV-METRIC:44%
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Experiment ID508
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExosomes/Nanovesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 23511837   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionDifferential protein profiling of renal cell carcinoma urinary exosomes.
AuthorsRaimondo F, Morosi L, Corbetta S, Chinello C, Brambilla P, Della Mina P, Villa A, Albo G, Battaglia C, Bosari S, Magni F, Pitto M.
Journal name Mol Biosyst
Publication year2013
SampleUrine
Sample nameRenal cell carcinoma patient-Urine
Isolation/purification methods-
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry
EV-TRACK EV130016: EV-METRIC:44%
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Experiment ID751
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExtracellular vesicles
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 29988836   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionUltrafiltration and size exclusion chromatography combined with asymmetrical-flow field-flow fractionation for the isolation and characterisation of extracellular vesicles from urine
AuthorsOeyen E, Van Mol K, Baggerman G, Willems H, Boonen K, Rolfo C, Pauwels P, Jacobs A, Schildermans K, Cho WC, Mertens I.
Journal name J Extracell Vesicles
Publication year2018
SampleUrine
Sample nameUrine - Fraction 8 and 9 pooled
Isolation/purification methodsFiltration
Size exclusion chromatography
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry
EV-TRACK EV170025: EV-METRIC:62%