2R4R

Crystal structure of the human beta2 adrenoceptor


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 3.40 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.270 
  • R-Value Work: 0.217 

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Literature

Crystal structure of the human beta2 adrenergic G-protein-coupled receptor.

Rasmussen, S.G.F.Choi, H.J.Rosenbaum, D.M.Kobilka, T.S.Thian, F.S.Edwards, P.C.Burghammer, M.Ratnala, V.R.Sanishvili, R.Fischetti, R.F.Schertler, G.F.Weis, W.I.Kobilka, B.K.

(2007) Nature 450: 383-387

  • DOI: 10.1038/nature06325
  • Structures With Same Primary Citation

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Structural analysis of G-protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs) for hormones and neurotransmitters has been hindered by their low natural abundance, inherent structural flexibility, and instability in detergent solutions. Here we report a structure of the ...

    Structural analysis of G-protein-coupled receptors (GPCRs) for hormones and neurotransmitters has been hindered by their low natural abundance, inherent structural flexibility, and instability in detergent solutions. Here we report a structure of the human beta2 adrenoceptor (beta2AR), which was crystallized in a lipid environment when bound to an inverse agonist and in complex with a Fab that binds to the third intracellular loop. Diffraction data were obtained by high-brilliance microcrystallography and the structure determined at 3.4 A/3.7 A resolution. The cytoplasmic ends of the beta2AR transmembrane segments and the connecting loops are well resolved, whereas the extracellular regions of the beta2AR are not seen. The beta2AR structure differs from rhodopsin in having weaker interactions between the cytoplasmic ends of transmembrane (TM)3 and TM6, involving the conserved E/DRY sequences. These differences may be responsible for the relatively high basal activity and structural instability of the beta2AR, and contribute to the challenges in obtaining diffraction-quality crystals of non-rhodopsin GPCRs.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Molecular and Cellular Physiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 279 Campus Drive, Stanford, Palo Alto, California 94305, USA.



Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Beta-2 adrenergic receptor
A
365Homo sapiensMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: ADRB2ADRB2RB2AR
Membrane protein
Mpstruc
Group: 
TRANSMEMBRANE PROTEINS: ALPHA-HELICAL
Sub Group: 
G Protein-Coupled Receptors (GPCRs)
Protein: 
β2 adrenergic receptor
Find proteins for P07550 (Homo sapiens)
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PHAROS  P07550
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Entity ID: 2
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
antibody for beta2 adrenoceptor, light chain
L
214Mus musculusMutation(s): 0 
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Entity ID: 3
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
antibody for beta2 adrenoceptor, heavy chain
H
217Mus musculusMutation(s): 0 
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Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 3.40 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.270 
  • R-Value Work: 0.217 
  • Space Group: C 1 2 1
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 338.38α = 90
b = 48.48β = 104.6
c = 89.35γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
PHASERphasing
CNSrefinement
PDB_EXTRACTdata extraction
MOSFLMdata reduction
SCALAdata scaling

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Entry History 

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Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2007-11-06
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2011-07-13
    Changes: Version format compliance