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Crystal structure of apo collagenase G from Clostridium histolyticum at 2.55 Angstrom resolution


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.55 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.256 
  • R-Value Work: 0.208 

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Literature

Structure of Collagenase G Reveals a Chew-and -Digest Mechanism of Bacterial Collagenolysis

Eckhard, U.Schoenauer, E.Nuess, D.Brandstetter, H.

(2011) Nat.Struct.Mol.Biol. 18: 1109

  • DOI: 10.1038/nsmb.2127
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
  • Also Cited By: 4ARE

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Collagen constitutes one-third of body protein in humans, reflecting its extensive role in health and disease. Of similar importance, therefore, are the idiosyncratic proteases that have evolved for collagen remodeling. The most efficient collagenase ...

    Collagen constitutes one-third of body protein in humans, reflecting its extensive role in health and disease. Of similar importance, therefore, are the idiosyncratic proteases that have evolved for collagen remodeling. The most efficient collagenases are those that enable clostridial bacteria to colonize their host tissues; but despite intense study, the structural and mechanistic basis of these enzymes has remained elusive. Here we present the crystal structure of collagenase G from Clostridium histolyticum at 2.55-Å resolution. By combining the structural data with enzymatic and mutagenesis studies, we derive a conformational two-state model of bacterial collagenolysis, in which recognition and unraveling of collagen microfibrils into triple helices, as well as unwinding of the triple helices, are driven by collagenase opening and closing.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Division of Structural Biology, Department of Molecular Biology, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria.




Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
COLLAGENASE
A
785Hathewaya histolyticaMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: colG
EC: 3.4.24.3
Find proteins for Q9X721 (Hathewaya histolytica)
Go to UniProtKB:  Q9X721
Small Molecules
Ligands 3 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
P6G
Query on P6G

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A
HEXAETHYLENE GLYCOL
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL PEG400
C12 H26 O7
IIRDTKBZINWQAW-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
PEG
Query on PEG

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A
DI(HYDROXYETHYL)ETHER
C4 H10 O3
MTHSVFCYNBDYFN-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
FLC
Query on FLC

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A
CITRATE ANION
C6 H5 O7
KRKNYBCHXYNGOX-UHFFFAOYSA-K
 Ligand Interaction
Modified Residues  1 Unique
IDChainsTypeFormula2D DiagramParent
MSE
Query on MSE
A
L-PEPTIDE LINKINGC5 H11 N O2 SeMET
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.55 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.256 
  • R-Value Work: 0.208 
  • Space Group: P 21 21 21
Unit Cell:
Length (Å)Angle (°)
a = 56.960α = 90.00
b = 109.050β = 90.00
c = 182.460γ = 90.00
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
REFMACrefinement
SCALAdata scaling
iMOSFLMdata reduction

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2011-09-28
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2011-10-19
    Type: Database references