1B78

STRUCTURE-BASED IDENTIFICATION OF THE BIOCHEMICAL FUNCTION OF A HYPOTHETICAL PROTEIN FROM METHANOCOCCUS JANNASCHII:MJ0226


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.20 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.267 
  • R-Value Work: 0.189 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.189 

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Literature

Structure-based identification of a novel NTPase from Methanococcus jannaschii.

Hwang, K.Y.Chung, J.H.Kim, S.H.Han, Y.S.Cho, Y.

(1999) Nat Struct Biol 6: 691-696

  • DOI: 10.1038/10745
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    2MJP, 1B78

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Almost half of the entire set of predicted genomic products from Methanococcus jannaschii are classified as functionally unknown hypothetical proteins. We present a structure-based identification of the biochemical function of a protein with an as ye ...

    Almost half of the entire set of predicted genomic products from Methanococcus jannaschii are classified as functionally unknown hypothetical proteins. We present a structure-based identification of the biochemical function of a protein with an as yet unknown function from a M. jannaschii gene, Mj0226. The crystal structure of Mj0226 protein determined at 2.2 A resolution reveals that the protein is a homodimer and each monomer folds into an elongated alpha/beta structure of a new fold family. Comparisons of Mj0226 protein with protein structures in the database, however, indicate that one part of the protein is homologous to some of the nucleotide-binding proteins. Biochemical analysis shows that Mj0226 protein is a novel nucleotide triphosphatase that can efficiently hydrolyze nonstandard nucleotides such as XTP to XMP or ITP to IMP, but not the standard nucleotides, in the presence of Mg2+ or Mn2+ ions.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Structural Biology Center, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul, South Korea.



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
PYROPHOSPHATASEAB193Methanocaldococcus jannaschiiMutation(s): 0 
EC: 3.6.1.66
Find proteins for Q57679 (Methanocaldococcus jannaschii (strain ATCC 43067 / DSM 2661 / JAL-1 / JCM 10045 / NBRC 100440))
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Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.20 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.267 
  • R-Value Work: 0.189 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.189 
  • Space Group: P 21 21 21
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 44.36α = 90
b = 72.89β = 90
c = 141.35γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
X-PLORrefinement

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Entry History 

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Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2000-01-28
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-04-26
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
    Changes: Version format compliance