4H22

Crystal structure of the dimeric coiled-coil domain of the cytosolic nucleic acid sensor LRRFIP1


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.89 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.248 
  • R-Value Work: 0.235 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.235 

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Literature

Crystal structure of the dimeric coiled-coil domain of the cytosolic nucleic acid sensor LRRFIP1.

Nguyen, J.B.Modis, Y.

(2013) J Struct Biol 181: 82-88

  • DOI: 10.1016/j.jsb.2012.10.006
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    4H22

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • LRRFIP1 binds cytoplasmic double-stranded DNA and RNA and interacts with FLI, the mammalian homolog of Drosophila flightless I, through a highly conserved 87-amino acid domain. Upon binding nucleic acid ligands, LRRFIP1 recruits and activates β-catenin, ...

    LRRFIP1 binds cytoplasmic double-stranded DNA and RNA and interacts with FLI, the mammalian homolog of Drosophila flightless I, through a highly conserved 87-amino acid domain. Upon binding nucleic acid ligands, LRRFIP1 recruits and activates β-catenin, leading to the IRF3-dependent production of type I interferon. However, the molecular mechanism of LRRFIP1 signaling is not well understood. Here we show that the FLI-interacting domain of LRRFIP1 forms a classic parallel, homodimeric coiled coil with 10 heptad repeats and 22 helical turns. The coiled coil domain is also a dimer in solution. However, a longer LRRFIP1 construct spanning the coiled coil and DNA binding domains assembles into higher order oligomers in solution. The structure of LRRFIP1-CC constitutes a valuable tool for probing the mechanism of LRRFIP1 signaling and for structural studies of larger LRRFIP1 constructs.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Molecular Biophysics & Biochemistry, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA.



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
Leucine-rich repeat flightless-interacting protein 1 ABCD103Homo sapiensMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: LRRFIP1GCF2TRIP
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PHAROS:  Q32MZ4
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Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.89 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.248 
  • R-Value Work: 0.235 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.235 
  • Space Group: C 1 2 1
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 152.363α = 90
b = 71.447β = 110.1
c = 68.035γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
HKL-2000data collection
PHASERphasing
REFMACrefinement
HKL-2000data reduction
HKL-2000data scaling

Structure Validation

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Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2012-11-07
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2013-01-02
    Changes: Database references