3GG3

Crystal Structure of the Bromodomain of Human PCAF


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.25 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.245 
  • R-Value Work: 0.207 

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Literature

Histone recognition and large-scale structural analysis of the human bromodomain family.

Filippakopoulos, P.Picaud, S.Mangos, M.Keates, T.Lambert, J.P.Barsyte-Lovejoy, D.Felletar, I.Volkmer, R.Muller, S.Pawson, T.Gingras, A.C.Arrowsmith, C.H.Knapp, S.

(2012) Cell 149: 214-231

  • DOI: 10.1016/j.cell.2012.02.013
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Bromodomains (BRDs) are protein interaction modules that specifically recognize ε-N-lysine acetylation motifs, a key event in the reading process of epigenetic marks. The 61 BRDs in the human genome cluster into eight families based on structure/sequ ...

    Bromodomains (BRDs) are protein interaction modules that specifically recognize ε-N-lysine acetylation motifs, a key event in the reading process of epigenetic marks. The 61 BRDs in the human genome cluster into eight families based on structure/sequence similarity. Here, we present 29 high-resolution crystal structures, covering all BRD families. Comprehensive crossfamily structural analysis identifies conserved and family-specific structural features that are necessary for specific acetylation-dependent substrate recognition. Screening of more than 30 representative BRDs against systematic histone-peptide arrays identifies new BRD substrates and reveals a strong influence of flanking posttranslational modifications, such as acetylation and phosphorylation, suggesting that BRDs recognize combinations of marks rather than singly acetylated sequences. We further uncovered a structural mechanism for the simultaneous binding and recognition of diverse diacetyl-containing peptides by BRD4. These data provide a foundation for structure-based drug design of specific inhibitors for this emerging target family.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Structural Genomics Consortium, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus Research Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LD, UK. panagis.filippakopoulos@sgc.ox.ac.uk




Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Histone acetyltransferase PCAF
A, B
119Homo sapiensMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: KAT2B (PCAF)
EC: 2.3.1.48
Find proteins for Q92831 (Homo sapiens)
Go to Gene View: KAT2B
Go to UniProtKB:  Q92831
Small Molecules
Ligands 1 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
CL
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A
CHLORIDE ION
Cl
VEXZGXHMUGYJMC-UHFFFAOYSA-M
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.25 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.245 
  • R-Value Work: 0.207 
  • Space Group: H 3
Unit Cell:
Length (Å)Angle (°)
a = 99.226α = 90.00
b = 99.226β = 90.00
c = 101.137γ = 120.00
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
REFMACrefinement
PDB_EXTRACTdata extraction
MOSFLMdata reduction
SCALAdata scaling
CrystalCleardata collection
PHASERphasing

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2009-03-17
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2011-07-13
    Type: Advisory, Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2012-04-11
    Type: Database references
  • Version 1.3: 2018-01-31
    Type: Structure summary