2D2R

Crystal structure of Helicobacter pylori Undecaprenyl Pyrophosphate Synthase


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.88 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.240 
  • R-Value Work: 0.193 

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Literature

Structure-based inhibitors exhibit differential activities against Helicobacter pylori and Escherichia coli undecaprenyl pyrophosphate synthases.

Kuo, C.J.Guo, R.T.Lu, I.L.Liu, H.G.Wu, S.Y.Ko, T.P.Wang, A.H.Liang, P.H.

(2008) J Biomed Biotechnol 2008: 841312-841312

  • DOI: 10.1155/2008/841312
  • Structures With Same Primary Citation

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Helicobacter pylori colonizes the human gastric epithelium and causes diseases such as gastritis, peptic ulcers, and stomach cancer. Undecaprenyl pyrophosphate synthase (UPPS), which catalyzes consecutive condensation reactions of farnesyl pyrophosph ...

    Helicobacter pylori colonizes the human gastric epithelium and causes diseases such as gastritis, peptic ulcers, and stomach cancer. Undecaprenyl pyrophosphate synthase (UPPS), which catalyzes consecutive condensation reactions of farnesyl pyrophosphate with eight isopentenyl pyrophosphate to form lipid carrier for bacterial peptidoglycan biosynthesis, represents a potential target for developing new antibiotics. In this study, we solved the crystal structure of H. pylori UPPS and performed virtual screening of inhibitors from a library of 58,635 compounds. Two hits were found to exhibit differential activities against Helicobacter pylori and Escherichia coli UPPS, giving the possibility of developing antibiotics specially targeting pathogenic H. pylori without killing the intestinal E. coli.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Taiwan International Graduate Program, Academia Sinica, Taipei 115, Taiwan.



Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Undecaprenyl Pyrophosphate Synthase
A, B
245Helicobacter pyloriMutation(s): 0 
EC: 2.5.1.31 (PDB Primary Data), 2.5.1 (UniProt)
Find proteins for P55984 (Helicobacter pylori (strain ATCC 700392 / 26695))
Go to UniProtKB:  P55984
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.88 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.240 
  • R-Value Work: 0.193 
  • Space Group: P 21 21 21
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 49.63α = 90
b = 58.914β = 90
c = 153.425γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
HKL-2000data collection
SCALEPACKdata scaling
CNSrefinement
HKL-2000data reduction
CNSphasing

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2006-09-26
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2008-04-30
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2011-07-13
    Changes: Version format compliance