4MAE

Methanol dehydrogenase from Methylacidiphilum fumariolicum SolV


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.6 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.189 
  • R-Value Work: 0.161 

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Literature

Rare earth metals are essential for methanotrophic life in volcanic mudpots.

Pol, A.Barends, T.R.Dietl, A.Khadem, A.F.Eygensteyn, J.Jetten, M.S.Op den Camp, H.J.

(2014) ENVIRON.MICROBIOL. 16: 255-264

  • DOI: 10.1111/1462-2920.12249

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Growth of Methylacidiphilum fumariolicum SolV, an extremely acidophilic methanotrophic microbe isolated from an Italian volcanic mudpot, is shown to be strictly dependent on the presence of lanthanides, a group of rare earth elements (REEs) such as l ...

    Growth of Methylacidiphilum fumariolicum SolV, an extremely acidophilic methanotrophic microbe isolated from an Italian volcanic mudpot, is shown to be strictly dependent on the presence of lanthanides, a group of rare earth elements (REEs) such as lanthanum (Ln), cerium (Ce), praseodymium (Pr) and neodymium (Nd). After fractionation of the bacterial cells and crystallization of the methanol dehydrogenase (MDH), it was shown that lanthanides were essential as cofactor in a homodimeric MDH comparable with one of the MDHs of Methylobacterium extorquens AM1. We hypothesize that the lanthanides provide superior catalytic properties to pyrroloquinoline quinone (PQQ)-dependent MDH, which is a key enzyme for both methanotrophs and methylotrophs. Thus far, all isolated MxaF-type MDHs contain calcium as a catalytic cofactor. The gene encoding the MDH of strain SolV was identified to be a xoxF-ortholog, phylogenetically closely related to mxaF. Analysis of the protein structure and alignment of amino acids showed potential REE-binding motifs in XoxF enzymes of many methylotrophs, suggesting that these may also be lanthanide-dependent MDHs. Our findings will have major environmental implications as metagenome studies showed (lanthanide-containing) XoxF-type MDH is much more prominent in nature than MxaF-type enzymes.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Microbiology, Radboud University Nijmegen, Heyendaalseweg 135, 6525 AJ, Nijmegen, The Netherlands.




Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Methanol dehydrogenase
A, B
577Methylacidiphilum fumariolicum SolVGene Names: mxaF
EC: 1.1.2.8, 1.1.2.7
Find proteins for I0JWN7 (Methylacidiphilum fumariolicum SolV)
Go to UniProtKB:  I0JWN7
Small Molecules
Ligands 3 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
15P
Query on 15P

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A, B
POLYETHYLENE GLYCOL (N=34)
PEG 1500
C69 H140 O35
VUYXVWGKCKTUMF-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
CE
Query on CE

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A, B
CERIUM (III) ION
Ce
XQTIWNLDFPPCIU-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
PQQ
Query on PQQ

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A, B
PYRROLOQUINOLINE QUINONE
C14 H6 N2 O8
MMXZSJMASHPLLR-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.6 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.189 
  • R-Value Work: 0.161 
  • Space Group: P 1 21 1
Unit Cell:
Length (Å)Angle (°)
a = 55.700α = 90.00
b = 75.500β = 97.60
c = 136.400γ = 90.00
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
XSCALEdata scaling
PHASERphasing
REFMACrefinement
XDSdata reduction
HEIDIdata collection

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2013-09-18
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2013-10-02
    Type: Database references
  • Version 1.2: 2014-01-29
    Type: Database references
  • Version 1.3: 2017-10-25
    Type: Advisory, Author supporting evidence