2MR9

NMR structure of UBA domain of DNA-damage-inducible 1 protein (Ddi1)


Experimental Data Snapshot

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

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Literature

DNA-Damage-Inducible 1 Protein (Ddi1) Contains an Uncharacteristic Ubiquitin-like Domain that Binds Ubiquitin.

Nowicka, U.Zhang, D.Walker, O.Krutauz, D.Castaneda, C.A.Chaturvedi, A.Chen, T.Y.Reis, N.Glickman, M.H.Fushman, D.

(2015) Structure 23: 542-557

  • DOI: 10.1016/j.str.2015.01.010
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    2MRP, 2MRO, 2MR9, 2MWS

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Ddi1 belongs to a family of shuttle proteins targeting polyubiquitinated substrates for proteasomal degradation. Unlike the other proteasomal shuttles, Rad23 and Dsk2, Ddi1 remains an enigma: its function is not fully understood and structural proper ...

    Ddi1 belongs to a family of shuttle proteins targeting polyubiquitinated substrates for proteasomal degradation. Unlike the other proteasomal shuttles, Rad23 and Dsk2, Ddi1 remains an enigma: its function is not fully understood and structural properties are poorly characterized. We determined the structure and binding properties of the ubiquitin-like (UBL) and ubiquitin-associated (UBA) domains of Ddi1 from Saccharomyces cerevisiae. We found that while Ddi1UBA forms a characteristic UBA:ubiquitin complex, Ddi1UBL has entirely uncharacteristic binding preferences. Despite having a ubiquitin-like fold, Ddi1UBL does not interact with typical UBL receptors but unexpectedly binds ubiquitin, forming a unique interface mediated by hydrophobic contacts and by salt bridges between oppositely charged residues of Ddi1UBL and ubiquitin. In stark contrast to ubiquitin and other UBLs, the β-sheet surface of Ddi1UBL is negatively charged and therefore is recognized in a completely different way. The dual functionality of Ddi1UBL, capable of binding both ubiquitin and proteasome, suggests an intriguing mechanism for Ddi1 as a proteasomal shuttle.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Center for Biomolecular Structure and Organization, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA. Electronic address: fushman@umd.edu.



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
DNA damage-inducible protein 1A44Saccharomyces cerevisiae S288CMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: DDI1VSM1YER143W
EC: 3.4.23
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Go to UniProtKB:  P40087
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Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: SOLUTION NMR
  • Conformers Calculated: 10 
  • Conformers Submitted: 10 
  • Selection Criteria: structures with the lowest energy 
  • OLDERADO: 2MR9 Olderado

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

  • Deposited Date: 2014-07-02 
  • Released Date: 2015-02-04 
  • Deposition Author(s): Zhang, D., Fushman, D.

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2015-02-04
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2015-03-18
    Changes: Database references