1N90

FOLLOWING THE C HEME REDUCTION IN NITRITE REDUCTASE FROM PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.9 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.241 
  • R-Value Work: 0.204 

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Literature

Does the reduction of c heme trigger the conformational change of crystalline nitrite reductase?

Nurizzo, D.Cutruzzola, F.Arese, M.Bourgeois, D.Brunori, M.Cambillau, C.Tegoni, M.

(1999) J.Biol.Chem. 274: 14997-15004

  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • The structures of nitrite reductase from Paracoccus denitrificans GB17 (NiR-Pd) and Pseudomonas aeruginosa (NiR-Pa) have been described for the oxidized and reduced state (Fülöp, V., Moir, J. W. B., Ferguson, S. J., and Hajdu, J. (1995) Cell 81, 369- ...

    The structures of nitrite reductase from Paracoccus denitrificans GB17 (NiR-Pd) and Pseudomonas aeruginosa (NiR-Pa) have been described for the oxidized and reduced state (Fülöp, V., Moir, J. W. B., Ferguson, S. J., and Hajdu, J. (1995) Cell 81, 369-377; Nurizzo, D., Silvestrini, M. C., Mathieu, M., Cutruzzolà, F., Bourgeois, D., Fülöp, V., Hajdu, J., Brunori, M., Tegoni, M., and Cambillau, C. (1997) Structure 5, 1157-1171; Nurizzo, D., Cutruzzolà, F., Arese, M., Bourgeois, D., Brunori, M., Cambillau, C. , and Tegoni, M. (1998) Biochemistry 37, 13987-13996). Major conformational rearrangements are observed in the extreme states although they are more substantial in NiR-Pd. The four structures differ significantly in the c heme domains. Upon reduction, a His17/Met106 heme-ligand switch is observed in NiR-Pd together with concerted movements of the Tyr in the distal site of the d1 heme (Tyr10 in NiR-Pa, Tyr25 in NiR-Pd) and of a loop of the c heme domain (56-62 in NiR-Pa, 99-116 in NiR-Pd). Whether the reduction of the c heme, which undergoes the major rearrangements, is the trigger of these movements is the question addressed by our study. This conformational reorganization is not observed in the partially reduced species, in which the c heme is partially or largely (15-90%) reduced but the d1 heme is still oxidized. These results suggest that the d1 heme reduction is likely to be responsible of the movements. We speculate about the mechanistic explanation as to why the opening of the d1 heme distal pocket only occurs upon electron transfer to the d1 heme itself, to allow binding of the physiological substrate NO2- exclusively to the reduced metal center.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Architecture et Fonction des Macromolécules Biologiques, UPR9039-CNRS, IBSM, 31, Ch. Joseph Aiguier, Marseille Cedex 20, France.




Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
NITRITE REDUCTASE
A, B
543Pseudomonas aeruginosa (strain ATCC 15692 / DSM 22644 / CIP 104116 / JCM 14847 / LMG 12228 / 1C / PRS 101 / PAO1)Mutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: nirS
EC: 1.7.2.1
Find proteins for P24474 (Pseudomonas aeruginosa (strain ATCC 15692 / DSM 22644 / CIP 104116 / JCM 14847 / LMG 12228 / 1C / PRS 101 / PAO1))
Go to UniProtKB:  P24474
Small Molecules
Ligands 2 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
HEC
Query on HEC

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A, B
HEME C
C34 H34 Fe N4 O4
HXQIYSLZKNYNMH-LJNAALQVSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
DHE
Query on DHE

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A, B
HEME D
C34 H32 Fe N4 O10
XLQCGNUTSJTZNF-SOFPVUHFDM
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.9 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.241 
  • R-Value Work: 0.204 
  • Space Group: P 21 21 2
Unit Cell:
Length (Å)Angle (°)
a = 164.370α = 90.00
b = 89.530β = 90.00
c = 112.110γ = 90.00
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
X-PLORrefinement
X-PLORmodel building
DENZOdata reduction
X-PLORphasing
CCP4data scaling
PROWdata reduction

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

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Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 1999-06-15
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-03-24
    Type: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
    Type: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.3: 2017-11-29
    Type: Derived calculations, Other