1SKV

Crystal Structure of D-63 from Sulfolobus Spindle Virus 1


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.6 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.270 
  • R-Value Work: 0.222 

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Literature

Structure of d-63 from sulfolobus spindle-shaped virus 1: surface properties of the dimeric four-helix bundle suggest an adaptor protein function

Kraft, P.Oeckinghaus, A.Gauss, G.H.Wiedenheft, B.Young, M.Lawrence, C.M.

(2004) J.Virol. 78: 7438-7442

  • DOI: 10.1128/JVI.78.14.7438-7442.2004

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Sulfolobus spindle-shaped virus 1 (SSV1) and its fusellovirus homologues can be found in many acidic (pH <or= 4.0) hot springs (>or=70 degrees C) around the world. SSV1 contains a 15.5-kb double-stranded DNA genome that encodes 34 proteins with great ...

    Sulfolobus spindle-shaped virus 1 (SSV1) and its fusellovirus homologues can be found in many acidic (pH or=70 degrees C) around the world. SSV1 contains a 15.5-kb double-stranded DNA genome that encodes 34 proteins with greater than 50 amino acids. A site-specific integrase and a DnaA-like protein have been previously identified by sequence homology, and three structural proteins have been isolated from purified virus and identified by N-terminal sequencing (VP1, VP2, and VP3). The functions of the remaining 29 proteins are currently unknown. To assign functions to these proteins, we have initiated biochemical and structural studies on the SSV1 proteome. Here we report the structure of SSV1 D-63. The structure reveals a helix-turn-helix motif that dimerizes to form an antiparallel four-helix bundle. Mapping residues conserved among three fusellovirus isolates onto the structure shows that one face of the rod-shaped molecule is highly conserved. This conserved surface spans the dimer axis and thus exhibits 2-fold symmetry. Two smaller conserved patches, also related by 2-fold symmetry, are found on the opposite face of the molecule. All of these conserved surfaces are devoid of clefts or pockets typically used to bind small molecules, suggesting that D-63 may function as an adaptor protein in macromolecular assembly.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717, USA.




Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Hypothetical 7.5 kDa protein
A, B, C, D
69Sulfolobus spindle-shape virus 1N/A
Find proteins for P20215 (Sulfolobus spindle-shape virus 1)
Go to UniProtKB:  P20215
Small Molecules
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: 2.6 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.270 
  • R-Value Work: 0.222 
  • Space Group: P 62
Unit Cell:
Length (Å)Angle (°)
a = 110.650α = 90.00
b = 110.650β = 90.00
c = 47.450γ = 120.00
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
SCALEPACKdata scaling
DENZOdata reduction
SOLVEphasing
REFMACrefinement

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History 

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