1NHZ

Crystal Structure of the Antagonist Form of Glucocorticoid Receptor


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.30 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.276 
  • R-Value Work: 0.204 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.208 

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Literature

The Three-dimensional Structures of Antagonistic and Agonistic Forms of the Glucocorticoid Receptor Ligand-binding Domain: RU-486 INDUCES A TRANSCONFORMATION THAT LEADS TO ACTIVE ANTAGONISM.

Kauppi, B.Jakob, C.Farnegardh, M.Yang, J.Ahola, H.Alarcon, M.Calles, K.Engstrom, O.Harlan, J.Muchmore, S.Ramqvist, A.-K.Thorell, S.Ohman, L.Greer, J.Gustafsson, J.-A.Carlstedt-Duke, J.Carlquist, M.

(2003) J Biol Chem 278: 22748-22754

  • DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M212711200
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    1P93, 1NHZ

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Here we describe the three-dimensional crystal structures of human glucocorticoid receptor ligand-binding domain (GR-LBD) in complex with the antagonist RU-486 at 2.3 A resolution and with the agonist dexamethasone ligand together with a coactivator peptide at 2 ...

    Here we describe the three-dimensional crystal structures of human glucocorticoid receptor ligand-binding domain (GR-LBD) in complex with the antagonist RU-486 at 2.3 A resolution and with the agonist dexamethasone ligand together with a coactivator peptide at 2.8 A. The RU-486 structure was solved in several different crystal forms, two with helix 12 intact (GR1 and GR3) and one with a protease-digested C terminus (GR2). In GR1, part of helix 12 is in a position that covers the co-activator pocket, whereas in the GR3, domain swapping is seen between the crystallographically identical subunits in the GR dimer. An arm consisting of the end of helix 11 and beyond stretches out from one molecule, and helix 12 binds to the other LBD, partly blocking the coactivator pocket of that molecule. This type of GR-LBD dimer has not been described before but might be an artifact from crystallization. Furthermore, the subunits of the GR3 dimers are covalently connected via a disulfide bond between the Cys-736 residues in the two molecules. All three RU-486 GR-LBD structures show that GR has a very flexible region between the end of helix 11 and the end of helix 12.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Structure Biology, Karo Bio AB, Novum, SE-141 57 Huddinge, Sweden. kauppi@karobio.se



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
GLUCOCORTICOID RECEPTOR A280Homo sapiensMutation(s): 3 
Gene Names: NR3C1GRL
Find proteins for P04150 (Homo sapiens)
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PHAROS:  P04150
Protein Feature View
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  • Reference Sequence
Small Molecules
Ligands 2 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
486
Query on 486

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A
11-(4-DIMETHYLAMINO-PHENYL)-17-HYDROXY-13-METHYL-17-PROP-1-YNYL-1,2,6,7,8,11,12,13,14,15,16,17-DODEC AHYDRO-CYCLOPENTA[A]PHENANTHREN-3-ONE
C29 H35 N O2
VKHAHZOOUSRJNA-GCNJZUOMSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
HEZ
Query on HEZ

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A
HEXANE-1,6-DIOL
C6 H14 O2
XXMIOPMDWAUFGU-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
External Ligand Annotations 
IDBinding Affinity (Sequence Identity %)
486Ki:  0.09000000357627869   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  0.8199999928474426   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  3.200000047683716   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  1   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  20   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  0.23999999463558197   nM  BindingDB
486EC50:  872   nM  BindingDB
486EC50:  2   nM  BindingDB
486EC50:  2.5   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  6.900000095367432   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  169   nM  BindingDB
486Ki :  840   nM  PDBBind
486IC50:  33   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  1   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  5   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  0.800000011920929   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  1.899999976158142   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  5.75   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  120   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  6   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  1.600000023841858   nM  BindingDB
486EC50:  2500   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  8.699999809265137   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  0.10000000149011612   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  0.4399999976158142   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  0.30000001192092896   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  1.100000023841858   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  6.309999942779541   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  1.399999976158142   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  18   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  15   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  1.2000000476837158   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  0.6000000238418579   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  0.009999999776482582   nM  BindingDB
486EC50:  4.800000190734863   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  4.679999828338623   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  4.699999809265137   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  3.299999952316284   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  13   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  0.4000000059604645   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  0.8399999737739563   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  11   nM  BindingDB
486EC50:  0.6000000238418579   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  1.100000023841858   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  0.6800000071525574   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  6   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  0.30000001192092896   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  2.200000047683716   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  0.949999988079071   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  0.10000000149011612   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  5.800000190734863   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  3   nM  BindingDB
486Ki:  5   nM  BindingDB
486IC50:  4.800000190734863   nM  BindingDB
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.30 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.276 
  • R-Value Work: 0.204 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.208 
  • Space Group: P 21 21 2
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 74.859α = 90
b = 109.764β = 90
c = 39.261γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
MOSFLMdata reduction
SCALAdata scaling
MOLREPphasing
REFMACrefinement
CCP4data scaling

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Revision History  (Full details and data files)

  • Version 1.0: 2003-05-06
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-04-29
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
    Changes: Derived calculations, Version format compliance
  • Version 1.3: 2020-09-02
    Changes: Database references, Derived calculations, Structure summary