4CZ3

HP24wt derived from the villin headpiece subdomain


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: SOLUTION NMR
  • Conformers Calculated: 20 
  • Conformers Submitted: 20 
  • Selection Criteria: LEAST RESTRAINT VIOLATION 

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Literature

A Compact Native 24-Residue Supersecondary Structure Derived from the Villin Headpiece Subdomain.

Hocking, H.G.Hase, F.Madl, T.Zacharias, M.Rief, M.Zoldak, G.

(2015) Biophys J 108: 678

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.bpj.2014.11.3482
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    4CZ3, 4CZ4

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Many small proteins fold highly cooperatively in an all-or-none fashion and thus their native states are well protected from thermal fluctuations by an extensive network of interactions across the folded structure. Because protein structures are stabilized by local and nonlocal interactions among distal residues, dissecting individual substructures from the context of folded proteins results in large destabilization and loss of unique three-dimensional structure ...

    Many small proteins fold highly cooperatively in an all-or-none fashion and thus their native states are well protected from thermal fluctuations by an extensive network of interactions across the folded structure. Because protein structures are stabilized by local and nonlocal interactions among distal residues, dissecting individual substructures from the context of folded proteins results in large destabilization and loss of unique three-dimensional structure. Thus, mini-protein substructures can only rarely be derived from natural templates. Here, we describe a compact native 24-residues-long supersecondary structure derived from the hyperstable villin headpiece subdomain consisting of helices 2 and 3 (HP24). Using a combination of experimental techniques, including NMR and small-angle x-ray scattering, as well as all-atom replica exchange molecular-dynamics simulations, we show that a variant with stabilizing substitutions (HP24stab) forms a densely packed and compact conformation. In HP24stab, interactions between helices 2 and 3 are similar to those observed in native folded HP35, and the two helices cooperatively stabilize each other by completing the hydrophobic core lining the central part of HP35. Interestingly, even though the HP24wt fragment shows a more expanded and less structured conformation, NMR and simulations demonstrate a preference for a native-like topology. Thus, the two stabilizing residues in HP24stab shift the energy balance toward the native state, leading to a minimal folding motif.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Physik Department E22, Technische Universität München, Garching, Germany. Electronic address: gabriel.zoldak@tum.de.



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
VILLIN-1A26Gallus gallusMutation(s): 2 
Gene Names: VIL1VIL
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Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: SOLUTION NMR
  • Conformers Calculated: 20 
  • Conformers Submitted: 20 
  • Selection Criteria: LEAST RESTRAINT VIOLATION 

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Entry History 

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Revision History  (Full details and data files)

  • Version 1.0: 2015-02-18
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 2.0: 2019-10-23
    Changes: Atomic model, Data collection, Database references, Derived calculations, Other