3R9F

Crystal structure of Microcin C7 self immunity acetyltransferase MccE in complex with Coenzyme A and Glutamyl sulfamoyl adenosine (ESA)


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.20 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.200 
  • R-Value Work: 0.184 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.185 

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Literature

Structural Basis for Microcin C7 Inactivation by the MccE Acetyltransferase.

Agarwal, V.Metlitskaya, A.Severinov, K.Nair, S.K.

(2011) J Biol Chem 286: 21295-21303

  • DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M111.226282
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    3R95, 3R96, 3R9E, 3R9F, 3R9G

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • The antibiotic microcin C7 (McC) acts as a bacteriocide by inhibiting aspartyl-tRNA synthetase and stalling the protein translation machinery. McC is synthesized as a heptapeptide-nucleotide conjugate, which is processed by cellular peptidases within target strains to yield the biologically active compound ...

    The antibiotic microcin C7 (McC) acts as a bacteriocide by inhibiting aspartyl-tRNA synthetase and stalling the protein translation machinery. McC is synthesized as a heptapeptide-nucleotide conjugate, which is processed by cellular peptidases within target strains to yield the biologically active compound. As unwanted processing of intact McC can result in self-toxicity, producing strains utilize multiple mechanisms for autoimmunity against processed McC. We have shown previously that the mccE gene within the biosynthetic cluster can inactivate processed McC by acetylating the antibiotic. Here, we present the characterization of this acetylation mechanism through biochemical and structural biological studies of the MccE acetyltransferase domain (MccE(AcTase)). We have also determined five crystal structures of the MccE-acetyl-CoA complex with bound substrates, inhibitor, and reaction product. The structural data reveal an unexpected mode of substrate recognition through π-stacking interactions similar to those found in cap-binding proteins and nucleotidyltransferases. These studies provide a rationale for the observation that MccE(AcTase) can detoxify a range of aminoacylnucleotides, including those that are structurally distinct from microcin C7.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Center for Biophysics and Computational Biology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA.



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
MccE proteinA, B188Escherichia coliMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: mccE
UniProt
Find proteins for Q47510 (Escherichia coli)
Explore Q47510 
Go to UniProtKB:  Q47510
Protein Feature View
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  • Reference Sequence
Small Molecules
Ligands 2 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
COA
Query on COA

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C [auth A], E [auth B]COENZYME A
C21 H36 N7 O16 P3 S
RGJOEKWQDUBAIZ-IBOSZNHHSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
GSU
Query on GSU

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D [auth A], F [auth B]O5'-(L-GLUTAMYL-SULFAMOYL)-ADENOSINE
C15 H21 N7 O9 S
YBRKRYFZKHICLS-WERHYGNASA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.20 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.200 
  • R-Value Work: 0.184 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.185 
  • Space Group: P 21 21 2
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 78.979α = 90
b = 94.804β = 90
c = 53.339γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
DENZOdata reduction
SCALEPACKdata scaling
PHASERphasing
REFMACrefinement
PDB_EXTRACTdata extraction

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

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Revision History  (Full details and data files)

  • Version 1.0: 2011-04-20
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2011-07-13
    Changes: Version format compliance
  • Version 1.2: 2017-11-08
    Changes: Refinement description