1ECL

AMINO TERMINAL 67KDA DOMAIN OF ESCHERICHIA COLI DNA TOPOISOMERASE I (RESIDUES 2-590 OF MATURE PROTEIN) CLONING ARTIFACT ADDS TWO RESIDUES TO THE AMINO-TERMINUS WHICH WERE NOT OBSERVED IN THE EXPERIMENTAL ELECTRON DENSITY (GLY-2, SER-1).


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.90 Å
  • R-Value Work: 0.218 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.218 

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Literature

Three-dimensional structure of the 67K N-terminal fragment of E. coli DNA topoisomerase I.

Lima, C.D.Wang, J.C.Mondragon, A.

(1994) Nature 367: 138-146

  • DOI: 10.1038/367138a0
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    1ECL

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • The three-dimensional structure of the 67K amino-terminal fragment of Escherichia coli DNA topoisomerase I has been determined to 2.2 A resolution. The polypeptide folds in an unusual way to give four distinct domains enclosing a hole large enough to accommodate a double-stranded DNA ...

    The three-dimensional structure of the 67K amino-terminal fragment of Escherichia coli DNA topoisomerase I has been determined to 2.2 A resolution. The polypeptide folds in an unusual way to give four distinct domains enclosing a hole large enough to accommodate a double-stranded DNA. The active-site tyrosyl residue, which is involved in the transient breakage of a DNA strand and the formation of a covalent enzyme-DNA intermediate, is present at the interface of two domains. The structure suggests a plausible mechanism by which E. coli DNA topoisomerase I and other members of the same DNA topoisomerase subfamily could catalyse the passage of one DNA strand through a transient break in another strand.


    Related Citations: 
    • Crystallization of a 67 kDa Fragment of Escherichia Coli DNA Topoisomerase I
      Lima, C.D., Wang, J.C., Mondragon, A.
      (1993) J Mol Biol 232: 1213

    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Cell Biology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208.



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
ESCHERICHIA COLI TOPOISOMERASE IA597Escherichia coliMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: topA
EC: 5.99.1.2 (PDB Primary Data), 5.6.2.1 (UniProt)
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Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.90 Å
  • R-Value Work: 0.218 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.218 
  • Space Group: P 21 21 21
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 63.19α = 90
b = 77.97β = 90
c = 138.9γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
X-PLORmodel building
X-PLORrefinement
DENZOdata reduction
X-PLORphasing

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Entry History 

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  • Version 1.0: 1995-07-31
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-03-03
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.3: 2018-04-04
    Changes: Data collection, Other