1LZZ

Rat neuronal NOS heme domain with N-isopropyl-N'-hydroxyguanidine bound


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.05 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.266 
  • R-Value Work: 0.226 

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Literature

The Novel Binding Mode of N-Alkyl-N'-Hydroxyguanidine to Neuronal Nitric Oxide Synthase Provides Mechanistic Insights into NO Biosynthesis

Li, H.Shimizu, H.Flinspach, M.Jamal, J.Yang, W.Xian, M.Cai, T.Wen, E.Z.Jia, Q.Wang, P.G.Poulos, T.L.

(2002) Biochemistry 41: 13868-13875

  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  1LZX, 1M00

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • A series of N-alkyl-N'-hydroxyguanidine compounds have recently been characterized as non-amino acid substrates for all three nitric oxide synthase (NOS) isoforms which mimic NO formation from N(omega)-hydroxy-L-arginine. Crystal structures of the nN ...

    A series of N-alkyl-N'-hydroxyguanidine compounds have recently been characterized as non-amino acid substrates for all three nitric oxide synthase (NOS) isoforms which mimic NO formation from N(omega)-hydroxy-L-arginine. Crystal structures of the nNOS heme domain complexed with either N-isopropyl-N'-hydroxyguanidine or N-butyl-N'-hydroxyguanidine reveal two different binding modes in the substrate binding pocket. The binding mode of the latter is consistent with that observed for the substrate N(omega)-hydroxy-L-arginine bound in the nNOS active site. However, the former binds to nNOS in an unexpected fashion, thus providing new insights into the mechanism on how the hydroxyguanidine moiety leads to NO formation. Structural features of substrate binding support the view that the OH-substituted guanidine nitrogen, instead of the hydroxyl oxygen, is the source of hydrogen supplied to the active ferric-superoxy species for the second step of the NOS catalytic reaction.


    Related Citations: 
    • Crystal Structure of Constitutive Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase: a Paradigm for Pterin Function Involving a Novel Metal Center
      Raman, C.S.,Li, H.,Martasek, P.,Kral, V.,Masters, B.S.,Poulos, T.L.
      (1998) Cell 95: 939


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry and Program in Macromolecular Structures, University of California, Irvine, California 92697, USA.




Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Nitric-oxide synthase
A, B
419Rattus norvegicusGene Names: Nos1 (Bnos)
EC: 1.14.13.39
Find proteins for P29476 (Rattus norvegicus)
Go to UniProtKB:  P29476
Small Molecules
Ligands 5 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
ZN
Query on ZN

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A
ZINC ION
Zn
PTFCDOFLOPIGGS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
ACT
Query on ACT

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A, B
ACETATE ION
C2 H3 O2
QTBSBXVTEAMEQO-UHFFFAOYSA-M
 Ligand Interaction
HEM
Query on HEM

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A, B
PROTOPORPHYRIN IX CONTAINING FE
HEME
C34 H32 Fe N4 O4
KABFMIBPWCXCRK-RGGAHWMASA-L
 Ligand Interaction
IHG
Query on IHG

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A, B
N-ISOPROPYL-N'-HYDROXYGUANIDINE
C4 H11 N3 O
OITVEDMMUMUWTL-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
H4B
Query on H4B

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A, B
5,6,7,8-TETRAHYDROBIOPTERIN
C9 H15 N5 O3
FNKQXYHWGSIFBK-RPDRRWSUSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
External Ligand Annotations 
IDBinding Affinity (Sequence Identity %)
BH4Kd: 1120 nM (96) BINDINGDB
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.05 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.266 
  • R-Value Work: 0.226 
  • Space Group: P 21 21 21
Unit Cell:
Length (Å)Angle (°)
a = 52.020α = 90.00
b = 111.110β = 90.00
c = 163.780γ = 90.00
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
SCALEPACKdata scaling
CNSphasing
DENZOdata reduction
CNSrefinement

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2002-11-27
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-04-28
    Type: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
    Type: Version format compliance