2FE4

The crystal structure of human neuronal Rab6B in its inactive GDP-bound form


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.30 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.257 
  • R-Value Work: 0.222 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.227 

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Literature

The structure of human neuronal Rab6B in the active and inactive form.

Garcia-Saez, I.Tcherniuk, S.Kozielski, F.

(2006) Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr 62: 725-733

  • DOI: 10.1107/S0907444906015319
  • Structures With Same Primary Citation

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • The Rab small G-protein family plays important roles in eukaryotes as regulators of vesicle traffic. In Rab proteins, the hydrolysis of GTP to GDP is coupled with association with and dissociation from membranes. Conformational changes related to the ...

    The Rab small G-protein family plays important roles in eukaryotes as regulators of vesicle traffic. In Rab proteins, the hydrolysis of GTP to GDP is coupled with association with and dissociation from membranes. Conformational changes related to their different nucleotide states determine their effector specificity. The crystal structure of human neuronal Rab6B was solved in its 'inactive' (with bound MgGDP) and 'active' (MgGTPgammaS-bound) forms to 2.3 and 1.8 A, respectively. Both crystallized in space group P2(1)2(1)2(1), with similar unit-cell parameters, allowing the comparison of both structures without packing artifacts. Conformational changes between the inactive GDP and active GTP-like state are observed mainly in the switch I and switch II regions, confirming their role as a molecular switch. Compared with other Rab proteins, additional changes are observed in the Rab6 subfamily-specific RabSF3 region that might contribute to the specificity of Rab6 for its different effector proteins.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Laboratoire des Moteurs Moléculaires (LMM), Institut de Biologie Structurale (CEA-CNRS-UJF), 41 Rue Jules Horowitz, 38027 Grenoble CEDEX 01, France.



Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Ras-related protein Rab-6BA171Homo sapiensMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: RAB6B
EC: 3.6.1
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PHAROS  Q9NRW1
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  • Reference Sequence
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
NO3
Query on NO3

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A
NITRATE ION
N O3
NHNBFGGVMKEFGY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 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: 2.30 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.257 
  • R-Value Work: 0.222 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.227 
  • Space Group: P 21 21 21
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 36.036α = 90
b = 61.125β = 90
c = 66.634γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
DENZOdata reduction
SCALAdata scaling
AMoREphasing
CNSrefinement
CCP4data scaling

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

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Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2006-07-04
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-05-01
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
    Changes: Version format compliance