1FFY

INSIGHTS INTO EDITING FROM AN ILE-TRNA SYNTHETASE STRUCTURE WITH TRNA(ILE) AND MUPIROCIN


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.20 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.281 
  • R-Value Work: 0.239 

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Literature

Insights into editing from an ile-tRNA synthetase structure with tRNAile and mupirocin.

Silvian, L.F.Wang, J.Steitz, T.A.

(1999) Science 285: 1074-1077

  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    1QU3, 1QU2, 1FFY

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Isoleucyl-transfer RNA (tRNA) synthetase (IleRS) joins Ile to tRNA(Ile) at its synthetic active site and hydrolyzes incorrectly acylated amino acids at its editing active site. The 2.2 angstrom resolution crystal structure of Staphylococcus aureus IleRS complexed with tRNA(Ile) and Mupirocin shows the acceptor strand of the tRNA(Ile) in the continuously stacked, A-form conformation with the 3' terminal nucleotide in the editing active site ...

    Isoleucyl-transfer RNA (tRNA) synthetase (IleRS) joins Ile to tRNA(Ile) at its synthetic active site and hydrolyzes incorrectly acylated amino acids at its editing active site. The 2.2 angstrom resolution crystal structure of Staphylococcus aureus IleRS complexed with tRNA(Ile) and Mupirocin shows the acceptor strand of the tRNA(Ile) in the continuously stacked, A-form conformation with the 3' terminal nucleotide in the editing active site. To position the 3' terminus in the synthetic active site, the acceptor strand must adopt the hairpinned conformation seen in tRNA(Gln) complexed with its synthetase. The amino acid editing activity of the IleRS may result from the incorrect products shuttling between the synthetic and editing active sites, which is reminiscent of the editing mechanism of DNA polymerases.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Molecular Biophysics, Yale University, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, New Haven, CT 06520-8114, USA.



Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 2
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
ISOLEUCYL-TRNA SYNTHETASEB [auth A]917Staphylococcus aureusMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: ileS
EC: 6.1.1.5
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsLengthOrganismImage
ISOLEUCYL-TRNAA [auth T]75N/A
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Small Molecules
Ligands 4 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
MRC
Query on MRC

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P [auth A]MUPIROCIN
C26 H44 O9
MINDHVHHQZYEEK-DWJPPWIMSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
ZN
Query on ZN

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N [auth A], O [auth A]ZINC ION
Zn
PTFCDOFLOPIGGS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
K
Query on K

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C [auth T]POTASSIUM ION
K
NPYPAHLBTDXSSS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
MG
Query on MG

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D [auth T] , E [auth T] , F [auth T] , G [auth T] , H [auth T] , I [auth T] , J [auth T] , K [auth T] , 
D [auth T],  E [auth T],  F [auth T],  G [auth T],  H [auth T],  I [auth T],  J [auth T],  K [auth T],  L [auth T],  M [auth T]
MAGNESIUM ION
Mg
JLVVSXFLKOJNIY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.20 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.281 
  • R-Value Work: 0.239 
  • Space Group: P 21 21 21
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 71α = 90
b = 100β = 90
c = 186γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
CNSrefinement
DENZOdata reduction
SCALEPACKdata scaling
CNSphasing

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

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  • Version 1.0: 2000-08-07
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-04-27
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  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
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