3MP6

Complex Structure of Sgf29 and dimethylated H3K4


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.48 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.205 
  • R-Value Work: 0.183 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.183 

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Literature

Sgf29 binds histone H3K4me2/3 and is required for SAGA complex recruitment and histone H3 acetylation

Bian, C.Xu, C.Ruan, J.Lee, K.K.Burke, T.L.Tempel, W.Barsyte, D.Li, J.Wu, M.Zhou, B.O.Fleharty, B.E.Paulson, A.Allali-Hassani, A.Zhou, J.Q.Mer, G.Grant, P.A.Workman, J.L.Zang, J.Min, J.

(2011) EMBO J 30: 2829-2842

  • DOI: 10.1038/emboj.2011.193
  • Structures With Same Primary Citation

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • The SAGA (Spt-Ada-Gcn5 acetyltransferase) complex is an important chromatin modifying complex that can both acetylate and deubiquitinate histones. Sgf29 is a novel component of the SAGA complex. Here, we report the crystal structures of the tandem Tu ...

    The SAGA (Spt-Ada-Gcn5 acetyltransferase) complex is an important chromatin modifying complex that can both acetylate and deubiquitinate histones. Sgf29 is a novel component of the SAGA complex. Here, we report the crystal structures of the tandem Tudor domains of Saccharomyces cerevisiae and human Sgf29 and their complexes with H3K4me2 and H3K4me3 peptides, respectively, and show that Sgf29 selectively binds H3K4me2/3 marks. Our crystal structures reveal that Sgf29 harbours unique tandem Tudor domains in its C-terminus. The tandem Tudor domains in Sgf29 tightly pack against each other face-to-face with each Tudor domain harbouring a negatively charged pocket accommodating the first residue alanine and methylated K4 residue of histone H3, respectively. The H3A1 and K4me3 binding pockets and the limited binding cleft length between these two binding pockets are the structural determinants in conferring the ability of Sgf29 to selectively recognize H3K4me2/3. Our in vitro and in vivo functional assays show that Sgf29 recognizes methylated H3K4 to recruit the SAGA complex to its targets sites and mediates histone H3 acetylation, underscoring the importance of Sgf29 in gene regulation.


    Organizational Affiliation

    School of Life Sciences, University of Science and Technology of China, Anhui, People's Republic of China.



Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Maltose-binding periplasmic protein,LINKER,SAGA-associated factor 29A522Escherichia coli K-12unidentifiedSaccharomyces cerevisiae S288C
This entity is chimeric
Mutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: malE
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Find proteins for P25554 (Saccharomyces cerevisiae (strain ATCC 204508 / S288c))
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Entity ID: 2
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
H3K4me2 peptideP4synthetic constructMutation(s): 0 
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PHAROS  P68431
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  • Reference Sequence
Oligosaccharides
Entity ID: 3
MoleculeChainsChain Length2D Diagram Glycosylation
alpha-D-glucopyranose-(1-4)-alpha-D-glucopyranose
B
2 N/A
Small Molecules
Modified Residues  1 Unique
IDChainsTypeFormula2D DiagramParent
MLY
Query on MLY
PL-PEPTIDE LINKINGC8 H18 N2 O2LYS
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.48 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.205 
  • R-Value Work: 0.183 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.183 
  • Space Group: P 21 21 21
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 50.169α = 90
b = 85.333β = 90
c = 119.313γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
DENZOdata reduction
SCALEPACKdata scaling
REFMACrefinement
PDB_EXTRACTdata extraction
MAR345dtbdata collection
HKL-2000data reduction
HKL-2000data scaling
MOLREPphasing

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2011-05-04
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2011-07-13
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2013-06-12
    Changes: Database references
  • Version 1.3: 2017-06-21
    Changes: Advisory, Database references, Source and taxonomy, Structure summary
  • Version 1.4: 2017-11-08
    Changes: Refinement description
  • Version 2.0: 2020-07-29
    Type: Remediation
    Reason: Carbohydrate remediation
    Changes: Atomic model, Data collection, Derived calculations, Non-polymer description, Structure summary