4AH4

Crystal Structure of Fucose binding lectin from Aspergillus Fumigatus (AFL) in complex with BGA Oligosaccharide.


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.75 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.211 
  • R-Value Work: 0.168 

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Literature

Structural Insights Into Aspergillus Fumigatus Lectin Specificity: Afl Binding Sites are Functionally Non-Equivalent

Houser, J.Komarek, J.Cioci, G.Varrot, A.Imberty, A.Wimmerova, M.

(2015) Acta Crystallogr.,Sect.D 71: 442

  • DOI: 10.1107/S1399004714026595
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  4AGT, 4AHA, 4C1Y, 4D4U, 4D52, 4UOU

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • The Aspergillus fumigatus lectin AFL was recently described as a new member of the AAL lectin family. As a lectin from an opportunistic pathogen, it might play an important role in the interaction of the pathogen with the human host. A detailed study ...

    The Aspergillus fumigatus lectin AFL was recently described as a new member of the AAL lectin family. As a lectin from an opportunistic pathogen, it might play an important role in the interaction of the pathogen with the human host. A detailed study of structures of AFL complexed with several monosaccharides and oligosaccharides, including blood-group epitopes, was combined with affinity data from SPR and discussed in the context of previous findings. Its six binding sites are non-equivalent, and owing to minor differences in amino-acid composition they exhibit a marked difference in specific ligand recognition. AFL displays a high affinity in the micromolar range towards oligosaccharides which were detected in plants and also those bound on the human epithelia. All of these results indicate AFL to be a complex member of the lectin family and a challenging target for future medical research and, owing to its binding properties, a potentially useful tool in specific biotechnological applications.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Central European Institute of Technology, Masaryk University, Kamenice 5, 62500 Brno, Czech Republic.




Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
FUCOSE-SPECIFIC LECTIN FLEA
A, B
315Neosartorya fumigata (strain ATCC MYA-4609 / Af293 / CBS 101355 / FGSC A1100)N/A
Find proteins for Q4WW81 (Neosartorya fumigata (strain ATCC MYA-4609 / Af293 / CBS 101355 / FGSC A1100))
Go to UniProtKB:  Q4WW81
Small Molecules
Ligands 4 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
CL
Query on CL

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A
CHLORIDE ION
Cl
VEXZGXHMUGYJMC-UHFFFAOYSA-M
 Ligand Interaction
FUC
Query on FUC

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A, B
ALPHA-L-FUCOSE
C6 H12 O5
SHZGCJCMOBCMKK-SXUWKVJYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
GAL
Query on GAL

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A, B
BETA-D-GALACTOSE
C6 H12 O6
WQZGKKKJIJFFOK-FPRJBGLDSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
A2G
Query on A2G

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A, B
N-ACETYL-2-DEOXY-2-AMINO-GALACTOSE
C8 H15 N O6
OVRNDRQMDRJTHS-CBQIKETKSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Modified Residues  1 Unique
IDChainsTypeFormula2D DiagramParent
CSD
Query on CSD
A, B
L-PEPTIDE LINKINGC3 H7 N O4 SCYS
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.75 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.211 
  • R-Value Work: 0.168 
  • Space Group: P 1
Unit Cell:
Length (Å)Angle (°)
a = 46.420α = 103.61
b = 47.440β = 91.96
c = 80.086γ = 113.08
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
XDSdata scaling
XDSdata reduction
MOLREPphasing
REFMACrefinement

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2013-02-20
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2014-11-05
    Type: Atomic model, Derived calculations, Non-polymer description, Other, Structure summary
  • Version 1.2: 2015-03-11
    Type: Database references
  • Version 1.3: 2015-03-25
    Type: Database references