Gene description for MECR
Gene name mitochondrial trans-2-enoyl-CoA reductase
Gene symbol MECR
Other names/aliases CGI-63
FASN2B
NRBF1
Species Homo sapiens
 Database cross references - MECR
Vesiclepedia VP_51102
ExoCarta ExoCarta_51102
Entrez Gene 51102
HGNC 19691
MIM 608205
 MECR identified in extracellular vesicles derived from the following tissue/cell type
Colorectal cancer cells [Microvesicles]      More >>> 19930720   
Glioblastoma cells [Microvesicles]      More >>> 19011622   
Serum [Exosomes]      More >>> 22808001   
 Experiment description of studies that identified MECR in extracellular vesicles
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Experiment ID303
Identified moleculemrna
Extracellular vesicle typeMicrovesicles
Identification method Microarray [Illumina]
PubMed ID 19930720   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionColorectal cancer cell-derived microvesicles are enriched in cell cycle-related mRNAs that promote proliferation of endothelial cells
AuthorsHong BS, Cho JH, Kim H, Choi EJ, Rho S, Kim J, Kim JH, Choi DS, Kim YK, Hwang D, Gho YS
Journal name BMC Genomics
Publication year2009
SampleColorectal cancer cells
Sample nameSW480
Isolation/purification methodsDifferential centrifugation
Ultrafiltration
OptiPrep density gradient
Flotation density1.09 g/mL
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
mRNA
Methods used in the studyWestern blotting
RT-PCR
Microarray [Illumina]
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Experiment ID203
Identified moleculemrna
Extracellular vesicle typeMicrovesicles
Identification method Microarray
PubMed ID 19011622   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionGlioblastoma microvesicles transport RNA and proteins that promote tumour growth and provide diagnostic biomarkers
AuthorsSkog J, Wüer T, van Rijn S, Meijer DH, Gainche L, Sena-Esteves M, Curry WT Jr, Carter BS, Krichevsky AM, Breakefield XO
Journal name Nat Cell Biol
Publication year2008
SampleGlioblastoma cells
Sample nameGlioblastoma cells
Isolation/purification methodsDifferential centrifugation
Ultracentrifugation
Filtration
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
miRNA
mRNA
Methods used in the studyRT-PCR
Antibody array
Microarray
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Experiment ID971
Identified moleculeprotein
Extracellular vesicle typeExosomes
Identification method Mass spectrometry
PubMed ID 22808001   
OrganismHomo sapiens
Experiment descriptionBiochemical and physical characterisation of urinary nanovesicles following CHAPS treatment.
AuthorsMusante L, Saraswat M, Duriez E, Byrne B, Ravidà, Domon B, Holthofer H.
Journal name PLoS One
Publication year2012
SampleSerum
Sample nameSerum -Tuberculosis patient 1
Isolation/purification methodsFiltration
ExoQuick
Flotation density-
Molecules identified in the studyProtein
Methods used in the studyMass spectrometry
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