1MS8

Triclinic form of Trypanosoma cruzi trans-sialidase, in complex with 3-deoxy-2,3-dehydro-N-acetylneuraminic acid (DANA)


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.00 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.222 
  • R-Value Work: 0.163 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.166 

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Literature

The crystal structure and mode of action of trans-sialidase, a key enzyme in Trypanosoma cruzi pathogenesis

Buschiazzo, A.Amaya, M.F.Cremona, M.L.Frasch, A.C.Alzari, P.M.

(2002) Mol Cell 10: 757-768

  • DOI: 10.1016/s1097-2765(02)00680-9
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    1MR5, 1MS0, 1MS1, 1MS3, 1MS4, 1MS5, 1MS8, 1MS9

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Trans-sialidases (TS) are GPI-anchored surface enzymes expressed in specific developmental stages of trypanosome parasites like Trypanosoma cruzi, the etiologic agent of Chagas disease, and T. brucei, the causative agent of sleeping sickness. TS catalyzes the transfer of sialic acid residues from host to parasite glycoconjugates through a transglycosidase reaction that appears to be critical for T ...

    Trans-sialidases (TS) are GPI-anchored surface enzymes expressed in specific developmental stages of trypanosome parasites like Trypanosoma cruzi, the etiologic agent of Chagas disease, and T. brucei, the causative agent of sleeping sickness. TS catalyzes the transfer of sialic acid residues from host to parasite glycoconjugates through a transglycosidase reaction that appears to be critical for T. cruzi survival and cell invasion capability. We report here the structure of the T. cruzi trans-sialidase, alone and in complex with sugar ligands. Sialic acid binding is shown to trigger a conformational switch that modulates the affinity for the acceptor substrate and concomitantly creates the conditions for efficient transglycosylation. The structure provides a framework for the structure-based design of novel inhibitors with potential therapeutic applications.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Unité de Biochimie Structurale, CNRS URA 2185, Institut Pasteur, 25 rue du Dr. Roux, 75724, Paris, France.



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
trans-sialidaseA, B648Trypanosoma cruziMutation(s): 7 
EC: 3.2.1.18
UniProt
Find proteins for Q26966 (Trypanosoma cruzi)
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Go to UniProtKB:  Q26966
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UniProt GroupQ26966
Protein Feature View
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  • Reference Sequence
Small Molecules
Ligands 1 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
DAN
Query on DAN

Download Ideal Coordinates CCD File 
C [auth A],
D [auth B]
2-DEOXY-2,3-DEHYDRO-N-ACETYL-NEURAMINIC ACID
C11 H17 N O8
JINJZWSZQKHCIP-UFGQHTETSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Binding Affinity Annotations 
IDSourceBinding Affinity
DAN BindingDB:  1MS8 Ki: 1.23e+7 (nM) from 1 assay(s)
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.00 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.222 
  • R-Value Work: 0.163 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.166 
  • Space Group: P 1
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 51.502α = 86.1
b = 74.181β = 84.2
c = 87.574γ = 88.2
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
MOSFLMdata reduction
SCALAdata scaling
AMoREphasing
REFMACrefinement
CCP4data scaling

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History  (Full details and data files)

  • Version 1.0: 2003-03-25
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-04-28
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.3: 2020-07-29
    Type: Remediation
    Reason: Carbohydrate remediation
    Changes: Data collection, Database references, Derived calculations
  • Version 1.4: 2021-10-27
    Changes: Database references, Structure summary