2V1X

Crystal structure of human RECQ-like DNA helicase


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.278 
  • R-Value Work: 0.232 

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Literature

Structure of the Human Recq1 Helicase Reveals a Putative Strand-Separation Pin.

Pike, A.C.W.Shrestha, B.Popuri, V.Burgess-Brown, N.Muzzolini, L.Costantini, S.Vindigni, A.Gileadi, O.

(2009) Proc.Natl.Acad.Sci.USA 106: 1039

  • DOI: 10.1073/pnas.0806908106
  • Also Cited By: 2WWY

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • RecQ-like helicases, which include 5 members in the human genome, are important in maintaining genome integrity. We present a crystal structure of a truncated form of the human RECQ1 protein with Mg-ADP. The truncated protein is active in DNA fork un ...

    RecQ-like helicases, which include 5 members in the human genome, are important in maintaining genome integrity. We present a crystal structure of a truncated form of the human RECQ1 protein with Mg-ADP. The truncated protein is active in DNA fork unwinding but lacks other activities of the full-length enzyme: disruption of Holliday junctions and DNA strand annealing. The structure of human RECQ1 resembles that of Escherichia coli RecQ, with some important differences. All structural domains are conserved, including the 2 RecA-like domains and the RecQ-specific zinc-binding and winged-helix (WH) domains. However, the WH domain is positioned at a different orientation from that of the E. coli enzyme. We identify a prominent beta-hairpin of the WH domain as essential for DNA strand separation, which may be analogous to DNA strand-separation features of other DNA helicases. This hairpin is significantly shorter in the E. coli enzyme and is not required for its helicase activity, suggesting that there are significant differences between the modes of action of RecQ family members.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Structural Genomics Consortium, Old Road Campus Research Building, Roosevelt Drive, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7DQ, United Kingdom.




Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
ATP-DEPENDENT DNA HELICASE Q1
A, B
591Homo sapiensGene Names: RECQL (RECQ1, RECQL1)
EC: 3.6.4.12
Find proteins for P46063 (Homo sapiens)
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Go to UniProtKB:  P46063
Small Molecules
Ligands 5 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
ZN
Query on ZN

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A, B
ZINC ION
Zn
PTFCDOFLOPIGGS-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
ADP
Query on ADP

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A, B
ADENOSINE-5'-DIPHOSPHATE
C10 H15 N5 O10 P2
XTWYTFMLZFPYCI-KQYNXXCUSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
CL
Query on CL

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A, B
CHLORIDE ION
Cl
VEXZGXHMUGYJMC-UHFFFAOYSA-M
 Ligand Interaction
EDO
Query on EDO

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B
1,2-ETHANEDIOL
ETHYLENE GLYCOL
C2 H6 O2
LYCAIKOWRPUZTN-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
MG
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A, B
MAGNESIUM ION
Mg
JLVVSXFLKOJNIY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.278 
  • R-Value Work: 0.232 
  • Space Group: P 1 21 1
Unit Cell:
Length (Å)Angle (°)
a = 83.229α = 90.00
b = 97.647β = 104.50
c = 85.849γ = 90.00
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
MOLREPphasing
SCALAdata scaling
REFMACrefinement
MOSFLMdata reduction

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2007-07-03
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2015-01-21
    Type: Database references, Derived calculations, Other, Structure summary, Version format compliance