3W7W

Crystal structure of E. coli YgjK E727A complexed with 2-O-alpha-D-glucopyranosyl-alpha-D-galactopyranose


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.226 
  • R-Value Work: 0.174 

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Literature

Structure of a bacterial glycoside hydrolase family 63 enzyme in complex with its glycosynthase product, and insights into the substrate specificity.

Miyazaki, T.Ichikawa, M.Yokoi, G.Kitaoka, M.Mori, H.Kitano, Y.Nishikawa, A.Tonozuka, T.

(2013) Febs J. 280: 4560-4571

  • DOI: 10.1111/febs.12424
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Proteins belonging to glycoside hydrolase family 63 (GH63) are found in bacteria, archaea and eukaryotes. Although the eukaryotic GH63 proteins have been identified as processing α-glucosidase I, the substrate specificities of the bacterial and archa ...

    Proteins belonging to glycoside hydrolase family 63 (GH63) are found in bacteria, archaea and eukaryotes. Although the eukaryotic GH63 proteins have been identified as processing α-glucosidase I, the substrate specificities of the bacterial and archaeal GH63 proteins are not clear. Here, we converted a bacterial GH63 enzyme, Escherichia coli YgjK, to a glycosynthase to probe its substrate specificity. Two mutants of YgjK (E727A and D324N) were constructed, and both mutants showed glycosynthase activity. The reactions of E727A with β-D-glucosyl fluoride and monosaccharides showed that the largest amount of glycosynthase product accumulated when galactose was employed as an acceptor molecule. The crystal structure of E727A complexed with the reaction product indicated that the disaccharide bound at the active site was 2-O-α-D-glucopyranosyl-α-D-galactopyranose (Glc12Gal). A comparison of the structures of E727A-Glc12Gal and D324N-melibiose showed that there were two main types of conformation: the open and closed forms. The structure of YgjK adopted the closed form when subsite -1 was occupied by glucose. These results suggest that sugars containing the Glc12Gal structure are the most likely candidates for natural substrates of YgjK.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Applied Biological Science, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Fuchu, Tokyo, Japan.




Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Uncharacterized protein YgjK
A, B
760Escherichia coli (strain K12)Mutations: E727A
Gene Names: ygjK
EC: 3.2.1.-
Find proteins for P42592 (Escherichia coli (strain K12))
Go to UniProtKB:  P42592
Small Molecules
Ligands 4 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
CA
Query on CA

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A, B
CALCIUM ION
Ca
BHPQYMZQTOCNFJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
GLC
Query on GLC

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A, B
ALPHA-D-GLUCOSE
C6 H12 O6
WQZGKKKJIJFFOK-DVKNGEFBSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
MG
Query on MG

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A, B
MAGNESIUM ION
Mg
JLVVSXFLKOJNIY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
GLA
Query on GLA

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A, B
ALPHA D-GALACTOSE
C6 H12 O6
WQZGKKKJIJFFOK-PHYPRBDBSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.226 
  • R-Value Work: 0.174 
  • Space Group: P 1 21 1
Unit Cell:
Length (Å)Angle (°)
a = 58.884α = 90.00
b = 138.136β = 99.03
c = 82.547γ = 90.00
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
HKL-2000data scaling
HKL-2000data reduction
MOLREPphasing
REFMACrefinement
ADSCdata collection

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

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Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2013-07-17
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2014-03-12
    Type: Database references