Crystal Structure of a Zif23-GCN4 Chimera Bound to DNA
Biology and Chemistry Report
  •   Structure Details   Hide

    Structure Keywords

    Text Dimerization, DNA recognition, leucine zipper, structure-based design, zinc fingers, TRANSCRIPTION-DNA COMPLEX

    Polymeric Molecules

    Chain A,B
    Description 5'-D(*TP*CP*CP*CP*AP*CP*GP*CP*GP*TP*GP*GP*G)-3' 
    Nonstandard Linkage no 
    Nonstandard Monomers no 
    Polymer Type polydeoxyribonucleotide 
    Formula Weight 3968.6 
    Source Method synthetic  
    Chain C,D
    Description chimera of Zif23-GCN4 
    Nonstandard Linkage no 
    Nonstandard Monomers no 
    Polymer Type polypeptide(L) 
    Formula Weight 10553.4 
    Source Method genetically manipulated  

    Ligands and Prosthetic Groups

    ID Name Chemical Formula Weight Ligand Structure
    ZN  ZINC ION  Zn   65.41  View 
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    UniProtKB Information

    Chain SWS/UNP ID SWS/UNP Accession(s)
    C,D EGR1_MOUSE P08046     
    C,D GCN4_YEAST D3DLN9     

    Keywords and Names

    Chain(s) RCSB Name UniProtKB Name UniProtKB Keywords

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    Genetic Source

    Chain C,D
    Common Name House Mouse Baker's Yeast
    Scientific Name Mus musculus, saccharomyces cerevisiae  
    Genus Mus Saccharomyces
    Strain ,
    Host Scientific Name Escherichia coli  
    Host Genus Escherichia
    Host Strain Bl21 De3 Plyss
    Host Vector Type Plasmid
    Host Plasmid Name Pet21D

    Genome Information

    Chromosome Locus Gene ID Gene Name Symbol
    18 18 C/D|18 18.76 cM 13653     early growth response 1 EGR1    
    V - 856709     Gcn4p GCN4