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STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS OF YEAST HEXOKINASE DURING CATALYSIS


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 3.50 Å

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Literature

Structural dynamics of yeast hexokinase during catalysis.

Steitz, T.A.Shoham, M.Bennett Jr., W.S.

(1981) Philos Trans R Soc London,ser B 293: 43-52

  • DOI: 10.1098/rstb.1981.0058
  • Structures With Same Primary Citation

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • The binding of the substrate glucose to yeast hexokinase results in a substantial enzyme conformational change that is essential for catalysis and may be important for the enzyme's specificity, as well as the control of its activity. From high-resolu ...

    The binding of the substrate glucose to yeast hexokinase results in a substantial enzyme conformational change that is essential for catalysis and may be important for the enzyme's specificity, as well as the control of its activity. From high-resolution crystal structures of the monomeric enzyme crystallized both in the presence and in the absence of glucose, we find that glucose binds into the deep cleft that separates the molecule into two lobes and causes these two lobes to move together and close off the cleft. The structure of the hexokinase crystallized in the presence of xylose and ADP is being determined at low resolution. In this crystal form, the enzyme was thought to be in the conformation of the ternary complex. However, a low-resolution structure of this crystal form shows clearly that the enzyme is in the 'open' form and is not a ternary complex. Crystals of the A isozyme with glucose and ADP may be. Further, chemically sequenced tryptic peptides are being incorporated into the model obtained by crystallographic refinement at 2.1 A resolution. Completion of the sequence and the structure of the ternary complex should allow a detailed description of the enzymatic mechanism of this kinase and the role of substrate-induced conformational changes in catalysis and control.


    Related Citations: 
    • Structure of a complex between yeast hexokinase A and glucose. II. Detailed comparisons of conformation and active site configuration with the native hexokinase B monomer and dimer.
      Bennett Jr., W.S., Steitz, T.A.
      (1980) J Mol Biol 140: 211
    • Structure of a complex between yeast hexokinase A and glucose. I. Structure determination and refinement at 3.5 A resolution.
      Bennett Jr., W.S., Steitz, T.A.
      (1980) J Mol Biol 140: 183
    • Glucose-induced conformational change in yeast hexokinase.
      Bennett Jr., W.S., Steitz, T.A.
      (1978) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 75: 4848

    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of NMR-Based Structural Biology, Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen, Germany; Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie, Berlin, Germany; Institut für Biologie, Humboldt-Universität, zu Berlin, Berlin, Germany.



Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
HEXOKINASE AA457Saccharomyces cerevisiaeMutation(s): 0 
EC: 2.7.1.1
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Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 3.50 Å
  • Space Group: P 21 21 21
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 144.8α = 90
b = 78.8β = 90
c = 61.9γ = 90
Software Package:
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PROLSQrefinement

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Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 1981-02-26
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-03-24
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.3: 2012-04-25
    Changes: Database references, Structure summary