1K23

Inorganic Pyrophosphatase (Family II) from Bacillus subtilis


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 3 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.293 
  • R-Value Work: 0.260 

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Literature

The "open" and "closed" structures of the type-C inorganic pyrophosphatases from Bacillus subtilis and Streptococcus gordonii.

Ahn, S.Milner, A.J.Futterer, K.Konopka, M.Ilias, M.Young, T.W.White, S.A.

(2001) J.Mol.Biol. 313: 797-811

  • DOI: 10.1006/jmbi.2001.5070
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  1K20

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Recently, a new class of soluble inorganic pyrophosphatase (type-C PPase) has been described that is not homologous in amino acid sequence or kinetic properties to the well-studied PPases (types A and B) found in many organisms from bacteria to human ...

    Recently, a new class of soluble inorganic pyrophosphatase (type-C PPase) has been described that is not homologous in amino acid sequence or kinetic properties to the well-studied PPases (types A and B) found in many organisms from bacteria to humans and thought to be essential to the cell. Structural studies of the type-C PPases from Streptococcus gordonii and Bacillus subtilis reveal a homodimeric structure, with each polypeptide folding into two domains joined by a flexible hinge. The active site, formed at the interface between the N and C-terminal domains, binds two manganese ions approximately 3.6 A apart in a conformation resembling binuclear metal centres found in other hydrolytic enzymes. An activated water molecule bridging the two metal ions is likely poised for nucleophilic attack of the substrate. Importantly, the S. gordonii and B. subtilis enzymes have crystallised in strikingly different conformations. In both subunits of the S. gordonii crystal structure (1.5 A resolution) the C-terminal domain is positioned such that the active site is occluded, with a sulphate ion bound in the active site. In contrast, in the B. subtilis structure (3.0 A resolution) the C-terminal domain is rotated by about 90 degrees, leaving the active site wide open and accessible for substrate binding.


    Organizational Affiliation

    School of Biosciences, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK.




Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Manganese-dependent inorganic pyrophosphatase
A, B, C, D
309Bacillus subtilis (strain 168)Gene Names: ppaC
EC: 3.6.1.1
Find proteins for P37487 (Bacillus subtilis (strain 168))
Go to UniProtKB:  P37487
Small Molecules
Ligands 1 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
MN
Query on MN

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A, B, C, D
MANGANESE (II) ION
Mn
WAEMQWOKJMHJLA-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Modified Residues  1 Unique
IDChainsTypeFormula2D DiagramParent
MSE
Query on MSE
A, B, C, D
L-PEPTIDE LINKINGC5 H11 N O2 SeMET
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 3 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.293 
  • R-Value Work: 0.260 
  • Space Group: P 21 21 21
Unit Cell:
Length (Å)Angle (°)
a = 80.290α = 90.00
b = 130.560β = 90.00
c = 150.470γ = 90.00
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
SnBphasing
SCALEPACKdata scaling
SHARPphasing
CNSrefinement
SHAKE-N-BAKEphasing
DENZOdata reduction

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

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Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2001-10-31
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-04-27
    Type: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
    Type: Version format compliance