1XD2

Crystal Structure of a ternary Ras:SOS:Ras*GDP complex


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.7 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.245 
  • R-Value Work: 0.212 

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Literature

Structural analysis of autoinhibition in the ras activator son of sevenless.

Sondermann, H.Soisson, S.M.Boykevisch, S.Yang, S.S.Bar-Sagi, D.Kuriyan, J.

(2004) Cell 119: 393-405

  • DOI: 10.1016/j.cell.2004.10.005
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  1XD4, 1XDV

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • The classical model for the activation of the nucleotide exchange factor Son of sevenless (SOS) involves its recruitment to the membrane, where it engages Ras. The recent discovery that Ras*GTP is an allosteric activator of SOS indicated that the reg ...

    The classical model for the activation of the nucleotide exchange factor Son of sevenless (SOS) involves its recruitment to the membrane, where it engages Ras. The recent discovery that Ras*GTP is an allosteric activator of SOS indicated that the regulation of SOS is more complex than originally envisaged. We now present crystallographic and biochemical analyses of a construct of SOS that contains the Dbl homology-pleckstrin homology (DH-PH) and catalytic domains and show that the DH-PH unit blocks the allosteric binding site for Ras and suppresses the activity of SOS. SOS is dependent on Ras binding to the allosteric site for both a lower level of activity, which is a result of Ras*GDP binding, and maximal activity, which requires Ras*GTP. The action of the DH-PH unit gates a reciprocal interaction between Ras and SOS, in which Ras converts SOS from low to high activity forms as Ras*GDP is converted to Ras*GTP by SOS.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology and Department of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA.




Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Transforming protein p21/H-Ras-1
A
166Homo sapiensGene Names: HRAS (HRAS1)
Find proteins for P01112 (Homo sapiens)
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Go to UniProtKB:  P01112
Entity ID: 2
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Transforming protein p21/H-Ras-1
B
166Homo sapiensGene Names: HRAS (HRAS1)
Find proteins for P01112 (Homo sapiens)
Go to Gene View: HRAS
Go to UniProtKB:  P01112
Entity ID: 3
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Son of sevenless protein homolog 1
C
484Homo sapiensGene Names: SOS1
Find proteins for Q07889 (Homo sapiens)
Go to Gene View: SOS1
Go to UniProtKB:  Q07889
Small Molecules
Ligands 3 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
GDP
Query on GDP

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A
GUANOSINE-5'-DIPHOSPHATE
C10 H15 N5 O11 P2
QGWNDRXFNXRZMB-UUOKFMHZSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
PO4
Query on PO4

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A, B, C
PHOSPHATE ION
O4 P
NBIIXXVUZAFLBC-UHFFFAOYSA-K
 Ligand Interaction
MG
Query on MG

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A
MAGNESIUM ION
Mg
JLVVSXFLKOJNIY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.7 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.245 
  • R-Value Work: 0.212 
  • Space Group: I 4 2 2
Unit Cell:
Length (Å)Angle (°)
a = 183.703α = 90.00
b = 183.703β = 90.00
c = 177.804γ = 90.00
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
CNSphasing
HKL-2000data reduction
CNSrefinement
SCALEPACKdata scaling

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2004-11-02
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-04-30
    Type: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
    Type: Version format compliance