1Z19

Crystal structure of a lambda integrase(75-356) dimer bound to a COC' core site


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.80 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.262 
  • R-Value Work: 0.218 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.218 

wwPDB Validation   3D Report Full Report


This is version 1.2 of the entry. See complete history


Literature

A structural basis for allosteric control of DNA recombination by lambda integrase.

Biswas, T.Aihara, H.Radman-Livaja, M.Filman, D.Landy, A.Ellenberger, T.

(2005) Nature 435: 1059-1066

  • DOI: 10.1038/nature03657
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    1Z19, 1Z1G, 1Z1B

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Site-specific DNA recombination is important for basic cellular functions including viral integration, control of gene expression, production of genetic diversity and segregation of newly replicated chromosomes, and is used by bacteriophage lambda to integrate or excise its genome into and out of the host chromosome ...

    Site-specific DNA recombination is important for basic cellular functions including viral integration, control of gene expression, production of genetic diversity and segregation of newly replicated chromosomes, and is used by bacteriophage lambda to integrate or excise its genome into and out of the host chromosome. lambda recombination is carried out by the bacteriophage-encoded integrase protein (lambda-int) together with accessory DNA sites and associated bending proteins that allow regulation in response to cell physiology. Here we report the crystal structures of lambda-int in higher-order complexes with substrates and regulatory DNAs representing different intermediates along the reaction pathway. The structures show how the simultaneous binding of two separate domains of lambda-int to DNA facilitates synapsis and can specify the order of DNA strand cleavage and exchange. An intertwined layer of amino-terminal domains bound to accessory (arm) DNAs shapes the recombination complex in a way that suggests how arm binding shifts the reaction equilibrium in favour of recombinant products.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA.



Macromolecules

Find similar proteins by:  (by identity cutoff)  |  Structure
Entity ID: 4
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
IntegraseD [auth A], E [auth B]283Escherichia virus LambdaMutation(s): 9 
Gene Names: int
EC: 2.7.7 (UniProt), 3.1 (UniProt)
Find proteins for P03700 (Escherichia phage lambda)
Explore P03700 
Go to UniProtKB:  P03700
Protein Feature View
Expand
  • Reference Sequence
  • Find similar nucleic acids by:  Sequence   |   Structure
  • Entity ID: 1
    MoleculeChainsLengthOrganismImage
    5'-D(*CP*TP*CP*GP*TP*TP*CP*AP*GP*CP*TP*TP*TP*TP*TP*T)-3'A [auth C]16N/A
    • Find similar nucleic acids by:  Sequence   |   Structure
    • Entity ID: 2
      MoleculeChainsLengthOrganismImage
      5'-D(P*TP*TP*TP*AP*TP*AP*CP*TP*AP*AP*GP*TP*TP*GP*GP*CP*AP*TP*TP*A)-3'B [auth D]20N/A
      Find similar nucleic acids by:  (by identity cutoff)  |  Structure
      Entity ID: 3
      MoleculeChainsLengthOrganismImage
      33-MERC [auth E]33N/A
      Small Molecules
      Modified Residues  2 Unique
      IDChainsTypeFormula2D DiagramParent
      MSE
      Query on MSE
      D [auth A], E [auth B]L-PEPTIDE LINKINGC5 H11 N O2 SeMET
      PTR
      Query on PTR
      D [auth A], E [auth B]L-PEPTIDE LINKINGC9 H12 N O6 PTYR
      Experimental Data & Validation

      Experimental Data

      • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
      • Resolution: 2.80 Å
      • R-Value Free: 0.262 
      • R-Value Work: 0.218 
      • R-Value Observed: 0.218 
      • Space Group: P 21 21 2
      Unit Cell:
      Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
      a = 109.297α = 90
      b = 121.481β = 90
      c = 65.387γ = 90
      Software Package:
      Software NamePurpose
      HKL-2000data collection
      TRUNCATEdata reduction
      MLPHAREphasing
      CNSrefinement
      HKL-2000data reduction
      CCP4data scaling

      Structure Validation

      View Full Validation Report



      Entry History 

      Deposition Data

      Revision History  (Full details and data files)

      • Version 1.0: 2005-06-28
        Type: Initial release
      • Version 1.1: 2008-04-30
        Changes: Version format compliance
      • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
        Changes: Version format compliance