3V09

Crystal structure of Rabbit Serum Albumin


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.27 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.243 
  • R-Value Work: 0.193 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.195 

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Literature

Structural and immunologic characterization of bovine, horse, and rabbit serum albumins.

Majorek, K.A.Porebski, P.J.Dayal, A.Zimmerman, M.D.Jablonska, K.Stewart, A.J.Chruszcz, M.Minor, W.

(2012) Mol Immunol 52: 174-182

  • DOI: 10.1016/j.molimm.2012.05.011
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    3V08, 3V09, 3V03

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Serum albumin (SA) is the most abundant plasma protein in mammals. SA is a multifunctional protein with extraordinary ligand binding capacity, making it a transporter molecule for a diverse range of metabolites, drugs, nutrients, metals and other molecules ...

    Serum albumin (SA) is the most abundant plasma protein in mammals. SA is a multifunctional protein with extraordinary ligand binding capacity, making it a transporter molecule for a diverse range of metabolites, drugs, nutrients, metals and other molecules. Due to its ligand binding properties, albumins have wide clinical, pharmaceutical, and biochemical applications. Albumins are also allergenic, and exhibit a high degree of cross-reactivity due to significant sequence and structure similarity of SAs from different organisms. Here we present crystal structures of albumins from cattle (BSA), horse (ESA) and rabbit (RSA) sera. The structural data are correlated with the results of immunological studies of SAs. We also analyze the conservation or divergence of structures and sequences of SAs in the context of their potential allergenicity and cross-reactivity. In addition, we identified a previously uncharacterized ligand binding site in the structure of RSA, and calcium binding sites in the structure of BSA, which is the first serum albumin structure to contain metal ions.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Molecular Physiology and Biological Physics, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA.



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
Serum albuminA584Oryctolagus cuniculusMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: ALB
Find proteins for P49065 (Oryctolagus cuniculus)
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Go to UniProtKB:  P49065
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  • Reference Sequence
Small Molecules
Ligands 5 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
MES
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B [auth A], E [auth A]2-(N-MORPHOLINO)-ETHANESULFONIC ACID
C6 H13 N O4 S
SXGZJKUKBWWHRA-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
PG4
Query on PG4

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C [auth A], D [auth A], HA [auth A]TETRAETHYLENE GLYCOL
C8 H18 O5
UWHCKJMYHZGTIT-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
EDO
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BA [auth A], CA [auth A], DA [auth A], EA [auth A], FA [auth A]1,2-ETHANEDIOL
C2 H6 O2
LYCAIKOWRPUZTN-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
CL
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GA [auth A]CHLORIDE ION
Cl
VEXZGXHMUGYJMC-UHFFFAOYSA-M
 Ligand Interaction
UNX
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AA [auth A] , F [auth A] , G [auth A] , H [auth A] , I [auth A] , J [auth A] , K [auth A] , L [auth A] , 
AA [auth A],  F [auth A],  G [auth A],  H [auth A],  I [auth A],  J [auth A],  K [auth A],  L [auth A],  M [auth A],  N [auth A],  O [auth A],  P [auth A],  Q [auth A],  R [auth A],  S [auth A],  T [auth A],  U [auth A],  V [auth A],  W [auth A],  X [auth A],  Y [auth A],  Z [auth A]
UNKNOWN ATOM OR ION
X
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 75.463α = 90
b = 81.884β = 90
c = 104.851γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
BLU-MAXdata collection
HKL-3000phasing
REFMACrefinement
Cootmodel building
HKL-3000data reduction
HKL-3000data scaling

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History  (Full details and data files)

  • Version 1.0: 2012-01-18
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2012-10-10
    Changes: Database references
  • Version 2.0: 2018-01-10
    Changes: Advisory, Atomic model, Non-polymer description, Structure summary