4JRX

Crystal Structure of CA5 TCR-HLA B*3505-LPEP complex


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.30 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.257 
  • R-Value Work: 0.205 

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Literature

Highly divergent T-cell receptor binding modes underlie specific recognition of a bulged viral peptide bound to a human leukocyte antigen class I molecule.

Liu, Y.C.Miles, J.J.Neller, M.A.Gostick, E.Price, D.A.Purcell, A.W.McCluskey, J.Burrows, S.R.Rossjohn, J.Gras, S.

(2013) J Biol Chem 288: 15442-15454

  • DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M112.447185
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    4JRX, 4JRY

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Human leukocyte antigen (HLA)-I molecules can present long peptides, yet the mechanisms by which T-cell receptors (TCRs) recognize featured pHLA-I landscapes are unclear. We compared the binding modes of three distinct human TCRs, CA5, SB27, and SB47 ...

    Human leukocyte antigen (HLA)-I molecules can present long peptides, yet the mechanisms by which T-cell receptors (TCRs) recognize featured pHLA-I landscapes are unclear. We compared the binding modes of three distinct human TCRs, CA5, SB27, and SB47, complexed with a "super-bulged" viral peptide (LPEPLPQGQLTAY) restricted by HLA-B*35:08. The CA5 and SB27 TCRs engaged HLA-B*35:08(LPEP) similarly, straddling the central region of the peptide but making limited contacts with HLA-B*35:08. Remarkably, the CA5 TCR did not contact the α1-helix of HLA-B*35:08. Differences in the CDR3β loop between the CA5 and SB27 TCRs caused altered fine specificities. Surprisingly, the SB47 TCR engaged HLA-B*35:08(LPEP) using a completely distinct binding mechanism, namely "bypassing" the bulged peptide and making extensive contacts with the extreme N-terminal end of HLA-B*35:08. This docking footprint included HLA-I residues not observed previously as TCR contact sites. The three TCRs exhibited differing patterns of alloreactivity toward closely related or distinct HLA-I allotypes. Thus, the human T-cell repertoire comprises a range of TCRs that can interact with "bulged" pHLA-I epitopes using unpredictable strategies, including the adoption of atypical footprints on the MHC-I.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Monash University, Clayton 3800, Australia.



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
MHC class I antigenA276Homo sapiensMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: HLA-B
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Entity ID: 2
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Beta-2-microglobulinB99Homo sapiensMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: B2MCDABP0092HDCMA22P
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PHAROS  P61769
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Trans-activator protein BZLF1C13Human gammaherpesvirus 4Mutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: BZLF1
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Entity ID: 4
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CA5 TCR alpha chainD204Homo sapiensMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: TRACTCRA
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PHAROS  P01848
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Entity ID: 5
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CA5 TCR beta chainE238Homo sapiensMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: TRBC1
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Small Molecules
Ligands 2 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
IOD
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A, C, D, E
IODIDE ION
I
XMBWDFGMSWQBCA-UHFFFAOYSA-M
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NA
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A, D, E
SODIUM ION
Na
FKNQFGJONOIPTF-UHFFFAOYSA-N
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Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.30 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.257 
  • R-Value Work: 0.205 
  • Space Group: P 1 21 1
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 55.1α = 90
b = 78.408β = 93.06
c = 105.339γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
XSCALEdata scaling
PHASERphasing
BUSTER-TNTrefinement
PDB_EXTRACTdata extraction
Blu-Icedata collection
XDSdata reduction
BUSTERrefinement

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

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Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2013-04-10
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2014-05-07
    Changes: Database references
  • Version 1.2: 2017-11-15
    Changes: Refinement description