2KBP

Solution structure of a G-quadruplex of human telomeric RNA


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: SOLUTION NMR
  • Conformers Calculated: 100 
  • Conformers Submitted: 10 
  • Selection Criteria: structures with the lowest energy 

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Literature

Structure of propeller-type parallel-stranded RNA G-quadruplexes, formed by human telomeric RNA sequences in K+ solution.

Martadinata, H.Phan, A.T.

(2009) J Am Chem Soc 131: 2570-2578

  • DOI: 10.1021/ja806592z
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    2KBP

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Very recent studies showed that mammalian telomeres were transcribed into telomeric-repeat-containing RNAs and suggested that these RNA molecules were biologically important. Here we report on a structural study of RNA G-quadruplexes formed by human telomeric RNA sequences in K(+) solution ...

    Very recent studies showed that mammalian telomeres were transcribed into telomeric-repeat-containing RNAs and suggested that these RNA molecules were biologically important. Here we report on a structural study of RNA G-quadruplexes formed by human telomeric RNA sequences in K(+) solution. Our data indicated that these sequences formed propeller-type parallel-stranded RNA G-quadruplexes. We have determined the NMR-based solution structure of a dimeric propeller-type RNA G-quadruplex formed by the 12-nt human telomeric RNA sequence r(UAGGGUUAGGGU). We also observed the stacking of two such propeller-type G-quadruplex blocks for the 10-nt human telomeric RNA sequence r(GGGUUAGGGU) and a higher-order G-quadruplex structure for the 9-nt human telomeric RNA sequence r(GGGUUAGGG). Based on these findings we proposed how higher-order structures might be formed by long telomeric RNA.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Division of Physics and Applied Physics, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 637371.



Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsLengthOrganismImage
5'-R(*UP*AP*GP*GP*GP*UP*UP*AP*GP*GP*GP*U)-3'A, B 12N/A
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Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: SOLUTION NMR
  • Conformers Calculated: 100 
  • Conformers Submitted: 10 
  • Selection Criteria: structures with the lowest energy 
  • OLDERADO: 2KBP Olderado

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Entry History 

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Revision History  (Full details and data files)

  • Version 1.0: 2009-03-24
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2011-07-13
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2022-03-16
    Changes: Data collection, Database references, Derived calculations