3O49

Crystal structure of Symfoil-1: de novo designed beta-trefoil architecture with symmetric primary structure


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.45 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.227 
  • R-Value Work: 0.196 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.199 

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Literature

Experimental support for the evolution of symmetric protein architecture from a simple peptide motif.

Lee, J.Blaber, M.

(2011) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108: 126-130

  • DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1015032108
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    3OGF, 3O4A, 3O4B, 3O4C, 3O4D, 3O49, 3OL0

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • The majority of protein architectures exhibit elements of structural symmetry, and "gene duplication and fusion" is the evolutionary mechanism generally hypothesized to be responsible for their emergence from simple peptide motifs. Despite the centra ...

    The majority of protein architectures exhibit elements of structural symmetry, and "gene duplication and fusion" is the evolutionary mechanism generally hypothesized to be responsible for their emergence from simple peptide motifs. Despite the central importance of the gene duplication and fusion hypothesis, experimental support for a plausible evolutionary pathway for a specific protein architecture has yet to be effectively demonstrated. To address this question, a unique "top-down symmetric deconstruction" strategy was utilized to successfully identify a simple peptide motif capable of recapitulating, via gene duplication and fusion processes, a symmetric protein architecture (the threefold symmetric β-trefoil fold). The folding properties of intermediary forms in this deconstruction agree precisely with a previously proposed "conserved architecture" model for symmetric protein evolution. Furthermore, a route through foldable sequence-space between the simple peptide motif and extant protein fold is demonstrated. These results provide compelling experimental support for a plausible evolutionary pathway of symmetric protein architecture via gene duplication and fusion processes.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Biomedical Sciences, Florida State University, Tallahassee FL 32306-4300, USA.



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
de novo designed beta-trefoil architecture with symmetric primary structureA142synthetic constructMutation(s): 0 
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  • Reference Sequence
Small Molecules
Ligands 2 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
TRS
Query on TRS

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A
2-AMINO-2-HYDROXYMETHYL-PROPANE-1,3-DIOL
C4 H12 N O3
LENZDBCJOHFCAS-UHFFFAOYSA-O
 Ligand Interaction
SO4
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A
SULFATE ION
O4 S
QAOWNCQODCNURD-UHFFFAOYSA-L
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.45 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.227 
  • R-Value Work: 0.196 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.199 
  • Space Group: I 2 2 2
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 50.365α = 90
b = 53.351β = 90
c = 85.175γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
HKL-2000data collection
PHASESphasing
PHENIXrefinement
HKL-2000data reduction
HKL-2000data scaling

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

  • Deposited Date: 2010-07-26 
  • Released Date: 2010-12-22 
  • Deposition Author(s): Lee, J., Blaber, M.

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2010-12-22
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2011-07-13
    Changes: Version format compliance