4UZU

Three-dimensional structure of a variant `Termamyl-like' Geobacillus stearothermophilus alpha-amylase at 1.9 A resolution


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.90 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.210 
  • R-Value Work: 0.170 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.172 

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Literature

Three-Dimensional Structure of a Variant `Termamyl-Like' Geobacillus Stearothermophilus Alpha-Amylase at 1.9 A Resolution

Offen, W.A.Viksoe-Nielsen, A.Borchert, T.V.Wilson, K.S.Davies, G.J.

(2015) Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun 71: 66

  • DOI: 10.1107/S2053230X14026508
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    4UZU

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • The enzyme-catalysed degradation of starch is central to many industrial processes, including sugar manufacture and first-generation biofuels. Classical biotechnological platforms involve steam explosion of starch followed by the action of endo-actin ...

    The enzyme-catalysed degradation of starch is central to many industrial processes, including sugar manufacture and first-generation biofuels. Classical biotechnological platforms involve steam explosion of starch followed by the action of endo-acting glycoside hydrolases termed α-amylases and then exo-acting α-glucosidases (glucoamylases) to yield glucose, which is subsequently processed. A key enzymatic player in this pipeline is the `Termamyl' class of bacterial α-amylases and designed/evolved variants thereof. Here, the three-dimensional structure of one such Termamyl α-amylase variant based upon the parent Geobacillus stearothermophilus α-amylase is presented. The structure has been solved at 1.9 Å resolution, revealing the classical three-domain fold stabilized by Ca2+ and a Ca2+-Na+-Ca2+ triad. As expected, the structure is similar to the G. stearothermophilus α-amylase but with main-chain deviations of up to 3 Å in some regions, reflecting both the mutations and differing crystal-packing environments.


    Organizational Affiliation

    York Structural Biology Laboratory, Department of Chemistry, The University of York, York YO10 5DD, England.



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
ALPHA-AMYLASEA513Geobacillus stearothermophilusMutation(s): 1 
Gene Names: amyS
EC: 3.2.1.1
Find proteins for P06279 (Geobacillus stearothermophilus)
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Go to UniProtKB:  P06279
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  • Reference Sequence
Small Molecules
Ligands 4 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
GLY
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A
GLYCINE
C2 H5 N O2
DHMQDGOQFOQNFH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
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CA
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A
CALCIUM ION
Ca
BHPQYMZQTOCNFJ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
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CL
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A
CHLORIDE ION
Cl
VEXZGXHMUGYJMC-UHFFFAOYSA-M
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NA
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A
SODIUM ION
Na
FKNQFGJONOIPTF-UHFFFAOYSA-N
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Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.90 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.210 
  • R-Value Work: 0.170 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.172 
  • Space Group: I 41 2 2
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 108.18α = 90
b = 108.18β = 90
c = 181.49γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
REFMACrefinement
iMOSFLMdata reduction
SCALAdata scaling
PHASERphasing

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

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Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2015-01-14
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2015-02-04
    Changes: Database references