Anopheles funestus glutathione-s-transferase epsilon 2 (GSTe2) protein structure from different alelles: A single amino acid change confers high level of DDT resistance and cross resistance to permethrin in a major malaria vector in Africa

Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Resolution: 1.64 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.213 
  • R-Value Work: 0.188 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.189 

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A Single Mutation in the Gste2 Gene Allows Tracking of Metabolically-Based Insecticide Resistance in a Major Malaria Vector.

Riveron, J.M.Yunta, C.Ibrahim, S.S.Djouaka, R.Irving, H.Menze, B.D.Ismail, H.M.Hemingway, J.Ranson, H.Albert, A.Wondji, C.S.

(2014) Genome Biology 15: R27

  • DOI: 10.1186/gb-2014-15-2-r27
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    3ZMK, 3ZML

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Metabolic resistance to insecticides is the biggest threat to the continued effectiveness of malaria vector control. However, its underlying molecular basis, crucial for successful resistance management, remains poorly characterized.

    Organizational Affiliation

    Leicester Institute of Structural and Chemical Biology, Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK. daniel.panne@le.ac.uk.

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
GLUTATHIONE S-TRANSFERASE E2A, B223Anopheles funestusMutation(s): 0 
Find proteins for G0XSZ1 (Anopheles funestus)
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Go to UniProtKB:  G0XSZ1
Protein Feature View
  • Reference Sequence
Small Molecules
Ligands 1 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
Query on GSH

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C [auth A], D [auth B]GLUTATHIONE
C10 H17 N3 O6 S
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Resolution: 1.64 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.213 
  • R-Value Work: 0.188 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.189 
  • Space Group: P 21 21 21
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 49.25α = 90
b = 73.04β = 90
c = 129.65γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
XDSdata reduction
SCALAdata scaling

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

  • Deposited Date: 2013-02-11 
  • Released Date: 2014-01-22 
  • Deposition Author(s): Yunta, C., Albert, A.

Revision History  (Full details and data files)

  • Version 1.0: 2014-01-22
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2014-03-12
    Changes: Database references