1DPY

THREE-DIMENSIONAL STRUCTURE OF A NOVEL PHOSPHOLIPASE A2 FROM INDIAN COMMON KRAIT AT 2.45 A RESOLUTION


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.45 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.281 
  • R-Value Work: 0.202 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.202 

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Literature

Sequence and crystal structure determination of a basic phospholipase A2 from common krait (Bungarus caeruleus) at 2.4 A resolution: identification and characterization of its pharmacological sites.

Singh, G.Gourinath, S.Sharma, S.Paramasivam, M.Srinivasan, A.Singh, T.P.

(2001) J Mol Biol 307: 1049-1059

  • DOI: 10.1006/jmbi.2001.4550
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    1FE5, 1DPY

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • This is the first phospholipase A2 (PLA2) structure from the family of kraits. The protein was isolated from Bungarus caeruleus (common krait) and the primary sequence was determined using cDNA approach. Three-dimensional structure of this presynaptic neurotoxic PLA2 from group I has been determined by molecular replacement method using the model of PLA2 component of beta2-bungarotoxin (Bungarus multicinctus) and refined using CNS package to a final R-factor of 20 ...

    This is the first phospholipase A2 (PLA2) structure from the family of kraits. The protein was isolated from Bungarus caeruleus (common krait) and the primary sequence was determined using cDNA approach. Three-dimensional structure of this presynaptic neurotoxic PLA2 from group I has been determined by molecular replacement method using the model of PLA2 component of beta2-bungarotoxin (Bungarus multicinctus) and refined using CNS package to a final R-factor of 20.1 % for all the data in resolution range 20.0-2.4 A. The final refined model comprises 897 protein atoms and 77 water molecules. The overall framework of krait phospholipase A2 with three long helices and two short antiparallel beta-strands is extremely similar to those observed for other group I PLA2s. However, the critical parts of PLA2 folding are concerned with its various functional loops. The conformations of these loops determine the efficiency of enzyme action and presence/absence of various pharmacological functions. In the present structure calcium-binding loop is occupied by a sodium ion with a 7-fold co-ordination. The conformation of loop 55-75 in krait PLA2 corresponds to a very high activity of the enzyme. A comparison of its sequence with multimeric PLA2s clearly shows the absence of critical residues such as Tyr3, Trp61 and Phe64, which are involved in the multimerization of PLA2 molecules. The protein shows anticoagulant and neurotoxic activities.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Biophysics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, 110029, India.



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
PHOSPHOLIPASE A2A118Bungarus caeruleusMutation(s): 0 
EC: 3.1.1.4
Find proteins for Q9DF52 (Bungarus caeruleus)
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Go to UniProtKB:  Q9DF52
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  • Reference Sequence
Small Molecules
Ligands 1 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
NA
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A
SODIUM ION
Na
FKNQFGJONOIPTF-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.45 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.281 
  • R-Value Work: 0.202 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.202 
  • Space Group: R 3 2
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 57.98α = 92.02
b = 57.98β = 92.02
c = 57.98γ = 92.02
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
DENZOdata reduction
SCALEPACKdata scaling
AMoREphasing
CNSrefinement

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

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Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2000-06-28
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-04-27
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
    Changes: Version format compliance