3BDY

Dual specific bH1 Fab in complex with VEGF


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.6 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.252 
  • R-Value Work: 0.194 

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Literature

Variants of the antibody herceptin that interact with HER2 and VEGF at the antigen binding site

Bostrom, J.Yu, S.F.Kan, D.Appleton, B.A.Lee, C.V.Billeci, K.Man, W.Peale, F.Ross, S.Wiesmann, C.Fuh, G.

(2009) Science 323: 1610-1614

  • DOI: 10.1126/science.1165480
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • The interface between antibody and antigen is often depicted as a lock and key, suggesting that an antibody surface can accommodate only one antigen. Here, we describe an antibody with an antigen binding site that binds two distinct proteins with hig ...

    The interface between antibody and antigen is often depicted as a lock and key, suggesting that an antibody surface can accommodate only one antigen. Here, we describe an antibody with an antigen binding site that binds two distinct proteins with high affinity. We isolated a variant of Herceptin, a therapeutic monoclonal antibody that binds the human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2), on the basis of its ability to simultaneously interact with vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF). Crystallographic and mutagenesis studies revealed that distinct amino acids of this antibody, called bH1, engage HER2 and VEGF energetically, but there is extensive overlap between the antibody surface areas contacting the two antigens. An affinity-improved version of bH1 inhibits both HER2- and VEGF-mediated cell proliferation in vitro and tumor progression in mouse models. Such "two-in-one" antibodies challenge the monoclonal antibody paradigm of one binding site, one antigen. They could also provide new opportunities for antibody-based therapy.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Protein Engineering, Genentech, 1 DNA Way, South San Francisco, CA 94080, USA.




Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Fab Fragment -Heavy Chain
H
230N/AMutation(s): 0 
Protein Feature View is not available: No corresponding UniProt sequence found.
Entity ID: 2
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Fab Fragment -Light Chain
L
218N/AMutation(s): 0 
Protein Feature View is not available: No corresponding UniProt sequence found.
Entity ID: 3
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Vascular endothelial growth factor A
V
102Homo sapiensMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: VEGFA (VEGF)
Find proteins for P15692 (Homo sapiens)
Go to Gene View: VEGFA
Go to UniProtKB:  P15692
Small Molecules
Ligands 1 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
GOL
Query on GOL

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L
GLYCEROL
GLYCERIN; PROPANE-1,2,3-TRIOL
C3 H8 O3
PEDCQBHIVMGVHV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.6 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.252 
  • R-Value Work: 0.194 
  • Space Group: C 2 2 21
Unit Cell:
Length (Å)Angle (°)
a = 100.600α = 90.00
b = 197.978β = 90.00
c = 77.650γ = 90.00
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
PDB_EXTRACTdata extraction
HKL-2000data collection
REFMACrefinement
PHASERphasing
DENZOdata reduction
SCALEPACKdata scaling

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2008-11-18
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2011-07-13
    Type: Advisory, Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2017-10-25
    Type: Refinement description