2AA7

Mineralocorticoid Receptor with Bound Deoxycorticosterone


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.2 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.264 
  • R-Value Work: 0.224 

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Literature

A Ligand-mediated Hydrogen Bond Network Required for the Activation of the Mineralocorticoid Receptor

Bledsoe, R.K.Madauss, K.P.Holt, J.A.Apolito, C.J.Lambert, M.H.Pearce, K.H.Stanley, T.B.Stewart, E.L.Trump, R.P.Willson, T.M.Williams, S.P.

(2005) J.Biol.Chem. 280: 31283-31293

  • DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M504098200
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Ligand binding is the first step in hormone regulation of mineralocorticoid receptor (MR) activity. Here, we report multiple crystal structures of MR (NR3C2) bound to both agonist and antagonists. These structures combined with mutagenesis studies re ...

    Ligand binding is the first step in hormone regulation of mineralocorticoid receptor (MR) activity. Here, we report multiple crystal structures of MR (NR3C2) bound to both agonist and antagonists. These structures combined with mutagenesis studies reveal that maximal receptor activation involves an intricate ligand-mediated hydrogen bond network with Asn770 which serves dual roles: stabilization of the loop preceding the C-terminal activation function-2 helix and direct contact with the hormone ligand. In addition, most activating ligands hydrogen bond to Thr945 on helix 10. Structural characterization of the naturally occurring S810L mutant explains how stabilization of a helix 3/helix 5 interaction can circumvent the requirement for this hydrogen bond network. Taken together, these results explain the potency of MR activation by aldosterone, the weak activation induced by progesterone and the antihypertensive agent spironolactone, and the binding selectivity of cortisol over cortisone.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Gene Expression and Protein Biochemistry, GlaxoSmithKline, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA. randy.k.bledsoe@gsk.com




Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Mineralocorticoid receptor
A
275Homo sapiensMutation(s): 1 
Gene Names: NR3C2 (MCR, MLR)
Find proteins for P08235 (Homo sapiens)
Go to Gene View: NR3C2
Go to UniProtKB:  P08235
Small Molecules
Ligands 3 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
SO4
Query on SO4

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A
SULFATE ION
O4 S
QAOWNCQODCNURD-UHFFFAOYSA-L
 Ligand Interaction
GOL
Query on GOL

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A
GLYCEROL
GLYCERIN; PROPANE-1,2,3-TRIOL
C3 H8 O3
PEDCQBHIVMGVHV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
1CA
Query on 1CA

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A
DESOXYCORTICOSTERONE
4-PREGNEN-21-OL-3,20-DIONE; DOC; 21-HYDROXYPROGESTERONE
C21 H30 O3
ZESRJSPZRDMNHY-YFWFAHHUSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.2 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.264 
  • R-Value Work: 0.224 
  • Space Group: C 2 2 21
Unit Cell:
Length (Å)Angle (°)
a = 93.009α = 90.00
b = 173.407β = 90.00
c = 42.123γ = 90.00
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
CNSrefinement
PDB_EXTRACTdata extraction
SCALEPACKdata scaling
AMoREphasing
HKL-2000data reduction
DENZOdata reduction

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2005-07-26
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-04-30
    Type: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
    Type: Non-polymer description, Version format compliance
  • Version 1.3: 2017-10-11
    Type: Refinement description