1Q5F

NMR Structure of Type IVb pilin (PilS) from Salmonella typhi


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: SOLUTION NMR
  • Conformers Calculated: 100 
  • Conformers Submitted: 10 
  • Selection Criteria: structures with the lowest energy 

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Literature

NMR Structure of a Type IVb Pilin from Salmonella typhi and Its Assembly into Pilus

Xu, X.F.Tan, Y.W.Lam, L.Hackett, J.Zhang, M.Mok, Y.K.

(2004) J.Biol.Chem. 279: 31599-31605

  • DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M404727200

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • The structure of the N-terminal-truncated Type IVb structural pilin (t-PilS) from Salmonella typhi was determined by NMR. Although topologically similar to the recently determined x-ray structure of pilin from Vibrio cholerae toxin-coregulated pilus, ...

    The structure of the N-terminal-truncated Type IVb structural pilin (t-PilS) from Salmonella typhi was determined by NMR. Although topologically similar to the recently determined x-ray structure of pilin from Vibrio cholerae toxin-coregulated pilus, the only Type IVb pilin with known structure, t-PilS contains many distinct structural features. The protein contains an extra pair of beta-strands in the N-terminal alphabeta loop that align with the major beta-strands to form a continuous 7-stranded antiparallel beta-sheet. The C-terminal disulfide-bonded region of t-PilS is only half the length of that of toxin-coregulated pilus pilin. A model of S. typhi pilus has been proposed and mutagenesis studies suggested that residues on both the alphabeta loop and the C-terminal disulfide-bonded region of PilS might be involved in binding specificity of the pilus. This model structure reveals an exposed surface between adjacent subunits of PilS that could be a potential binding site for the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117543.




Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
PilS
A
156Salmonella typhiMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: pilS
Find proteins for Q9ZIU9 (Salmonella typhi)
Go to UniProtKB:  Q9ZIU9
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: SOLUTION NMR
  • Conformers Calculated: 100 
  • Conformers Submitted: 10 
  • Selection Criteria: structures with the lowest energy 
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Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2004-07-27
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-04-29
    Type: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
    Type: Version format compliance