Gene description for OBFC1
Gene name oligonucleotide/oligosaccharide-binding fold containing 1
Gene symbol OBFC1
Other names/aliases AAF-44
Species Homo sapiens
 Database cross references - OBFC1
ExoCarta ExoCarta_79991
Entrez Gene 79991
HGNC 26200
MIM 613128
UniProt Q9H668  
 OBFC1 identified in exosomes derived from the following tissue/cell type
Mesenchymal stem cells Unpublished / Not applicable
 Gene ontology annotations for OBFC1
Molecular Function
    single-stranded telomeric DNA binding GO:0043047 IDA
    single-stranded DNA binding GO:0003697 ISS
    protein binding GO:0005515 IPI
Biological Process
    telomere maintenance via telomere lengthening GO:0010833 IMP
    positive regulation of DNA replication GO:0045740 ISS
    telomere maintenance GO:0000723 IMP
Subcellular Localization
    nuclear chromosome, telomeric region GO:0000784 IDA
    nucleoplasm GO:0005654 IDA
    Stn1-Ten1 complex GO:0070188 IEA
    nucleus GO:0005634 ISS
    intermediate filament cytoskeleton GO:0045111 IDA
    intracellular membrane-bounded organelle GO:0043231 IDA
    nucleolus GO:0005730 IDA
 Experiment description of studies that identified OBFC1 in exosomes
Experiment ID 126
ISEV standards
EV Biophysical techniques
EV Cytosolic markers
EV Membrane markers
EV Negative markers
EV Particle analysis
Identified molecule protein
Identification method Mass spectrometry [LTQ-FT Ultra]
PubMed ID Unpublished / Not applicable
Organism Homo sapiens
Experiment description Mesenchymal Stem Cell Exosomes: The Future MSC-based Therapy?
Authors Ruenn Chai Lai, Ronne Wee Yeh Yeo, Soon Sim Tan, Bin Zhang, Yijun Yin, Newman Siu Kwan Sze, Andre Choo, and Sai Kiang Lim
Journal name Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy
Publication year 2011
Sample Mesenchymal stem cells
Sample name huES9.E1
Isolation/purification methods HPLC
Flotation density -
Molecules identified in the study Protein
Methods used in the study Western blotting
Antobody array
Mass spectrometry
 Protein-protein interactions for OBFC1
  Protein Interactor ExoCarta ID Identification method PubMed Species
1 TUBGCP4 27229
Two-hybrid Homo sapiens
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 Pathways in which OBFC1 is involved
No pathways found

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