1XDY

Structural and Biochemical Identification of a Novel Bacterial Oxidoreductase, W-containing cofactor


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.20 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.258 
  • R-Value Work: 0.226 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.226 

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Literature

Structural and biochemical identification of a novel bacterial oxidoreductase.

Loschi, L.Brokx, S.J.Hills, T.L.Zhang, G.Bertero, M.G.Lovering, A.L.Weiner, J.H.Strynadka, N.C.

(2004) J Biol Chem 279: 50391-50400

  • DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M408876200
  • Structures With Same Primary Citation

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • By using a bioinformatics screen of the Escherichia coli genome for potential molybdenum-containing enzymes, we have identified a novel oxidoreductase conserved in the majority of Gram-negative bacteria. The identified operon encodes for a proposed h ...

    By using a bioinformatics screen of the Escherichia coli genome for potential molybdenum-containing enzymes, we have identified a novel oxidoreductase conserved in the majority of Gram-negative bacteria. The identified operon encodes for a proposed heterodimer, YedYZ in Escherichia coli, consisting of a soluble catalytic subunit termed YedY, which is likely anchored to the membrane by a heme-containing trans-membrane subunit termed YedZ. YedY is uniquely characterized by the presence of one molybdenum molybdopterin not conjugated by an additional nucleotide, and it represents the only molybdoenzyme isolated from E. coli characterized by the presence of this cofactor form. We have further characterized the catalytic subunit YedY in both the molybdenum- and tungsten-substituted forms by using crystallographic analysis. YedY is very distinct in overall architecture from all known bacterial reductases but does show some similarity with the catalytic domain of the eukaryotic chicken liver sulfite oxidase. However, the strictly conserved residues involved in the metal coordination sphere and in the substrate binding pocket of YedY are strikingly different from that of chicken liver sulfite oxidase, suggesting a catalytic activity more in keeping with a reductase than that of a sulfite oxidase. Preliminary kinetic analysis of YedY with a variety of substrates supports our proposal that YedY and its many orthologues may represent a new type of membrane-associated bacterial reductase.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Biochemistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z3, Canada.



Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Bacterial Sulfite OxidaseA, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J298Escherichia coliMutation(s): 0 
EC: 1.8.5
Find proteins for P76342 (Escherichia coli (strain K12))
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Go to UniProtKB:  P76342
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  • Reference Sequence
Small Molecules
Ligands 2 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
MTE
Query on MTE

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A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J
PHOSPHONIC ACIDMONO-(2-AMINO-5,6-DIMERCAPTO-4-OXO-3,7,8A,9,10,10A-HEXAHYDRO-4H-8-OXA-1,3,9,10-TETRAAZA-ANTHRACEN-7-YLMETHYL)ESTER
C10 H14 N5 O6 P S2
HPEUEJRPDGMIMY-IFQPEPLCSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
W
Query on W

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A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J
TUNGSTEN ION
W
FZFRVZDLZISPFJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.20 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.258 
  • R-Value Work: 0.226 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.226 
  • Space Group: P 1 21 1
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 84.842α = 90
b = 177.513β = 109.73
c = 104.214γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
CNSrefinement
MOSFLMdata reduction
CCP4data scaling
MOLREPphasing

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2004-10-12
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-04-30
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
    Changes: Version format compliance