3F0D

High resolution crystal structure of 2C-methyl-D-erythritol 2,4-cyclodiphosphatase synthase from Burkholderia pseudomallei


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.20 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.209 
  • R-Value Work: 0.185 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.186 

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Literature

Leveraging structure determination with fragment screening for infectious disease drug targets: MECP synthase from Burkholderia pseudomallei.

Begley, D.W.Hartley, R.C.Davies, D.R.Edwards, T.E.Leonard, J.T.Abendroth, J.Burris, C.A.Bhandari, J.Myler, P.J.Staker, B.L.Stewart, L.J.

(2011) J Struct Funct Genomics 12: 63-76

  • DOI: 10.1007/s10969-011-9102-6
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    3QHD, 3MBM, 3K14, 3K2X, 3JVH, 3IEW, 3IEQ, 3IKE, 3IKF, 3P10

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • As part of the Seattle Structural Genomics Center for Infectious Disease, we seek to enhance structural genomics with ligand-bound structure data which can serve as a blueprint for structure-based drug design. We have adapted fragment-based screening methods to our structural genomics pipeline to generate multiple ligand-bound structures of high priority drug targets from pathogenic organisms ...

    As part of the Seattle Structural Genomics Center for Infectious Disease, we seek to enhance structural genomics with ligand-bound structure data which can serve as a blueprint for structure-based drug design. We have adapted fragment-based screening methods to our structural genomics pipeline to generate multiple ligand-bound structures of high priority drug targets from pathogenic organisms. In this study, we report fragment screening methods and structure determination results for 2C-methyl-D-erythritol-2,4-cyclo-diphosphate (MECP) synthase from Burkholderia pseudomallei, the gram-negative bacterium which causes melioidosis. Screening by nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy as well as crystal soaking followed by X-ray diffraction led to the identification of several small molecules which bind this enzyme in a critical metabolic pathway. A series of complex structures obtained with screening hits reveal distinct binding pockets and a range of small molecules which form complexes with the target. Additional soaks with these compounds further demonstrate a subset of fragments to only bind the protein when present in specific combinations. This ensemble of fragment-bound complexes illuminates several characteristics of MECP synthase, including a previously unknown binding surface external to the catalytic active site. These ligand-bound structures now serve to guide medicinal chemists and structural biologists in rational design of novel inhibitors for this enzyme.


    Related Citations: 
    • Combining functional and structural genomics to sample the essential Burkholderia structome.
      Baugh, L., Gallagher, L.A., Patrapuvich, R., Clifton, M.C., Gardberg, A.S., Edwards, T.E., Armour, B., Begley, D.W., Dieterich, S.H., Dranow, D.M., Abendroth, J., Fairman, J.W., Fox, D., Staker, B.L., Phan, I., Gillespie, A., Choi, R., Nakazawa-Hewitt, S., Nguyen, M.T., Napuli, A., Barrett, L., Buchko, G.W., Stacy, R., Myler, P.J., Stewart, L.J., Manoil, C., Van Voorhis, W.C.
      (2013) PLoS One 8: e53851

    Organizational Affiliation

    Emerald BioStructures, 7869 NE Day Road West, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110, USA. dbegley@embios.com



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
2-C-methyl-D-erythritol 2,4-cyclodiphosphate synthaseA, B, C, D, E, F183Burkholderia pseudomalleiMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: ispFmecSBPSL2098
EC: 4.6.1.12
Find proteins for Q3JRA0 (Burkholderia pseudomallei (strain 1710b))
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Go to UniProtKB:  Q3JRA0
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Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.20 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.209 
  • R-Value Work: 0.185 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.186 
  • Space Group: C 1 2 1
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 157.887α = 90
b = 69.042β = 130.15
c = 116.581γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
MOLREPphasing
REFMACrefinement
PDB_EXTRACTdata extraction
HKL-2000data reduction
HKL-2000data scaling

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History  (Full details and data files)

  • Version 1.0: 2008-11-04
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2011-07-13
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2013-10-30
    Changes: Database references