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Crystal structure of FASL and DcR3 complex


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.50 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.221 
  • R-Value Work: 0.187 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.189 

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Literature

Crystal Structure of the Complex of Human FasL and Its Decoy Receptor DcR3.

Liu, W.Ramagopal, U.Cheng, H.Bonanno, J.B.Toro, R.Bhosle, R.Zhan, C.Almo, S.C.

(2016) Structure 24: 2016-2023

  • DOI: 10.1016/j.str.2016.09.009
  • Structures With Same Primary Citation

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • The apoptotic effect of FasL:Fas signaling is disrupted by DcR3, a unique secreted member of the tumor necrosis factor receptor superfamily, which also binds and neutralizes TL1A and LIGHT. DcR3 is highly elevated in patients with various tumors and ...

    The apoptotic effect of FasL:Fas signaling is disrupted by DcR3, a unique secreted member of the tumor necrosis factor receptor superfamily, which also binds and neutralizes TL1A and LIGHT. DcR3 is highly elevated in patients with various tumors and contributes to mechanisms by which tumor cells to evade host immune surveillance. Here we report the crystal structure of FasL in complex with DcR3. Comparison of FasL:DcR3 structure with our earlier TL1A:DcR3 and LIGHT:DcR3 structures supports a paradigm involving the recognition of invariant main-chain and conserved side-chain functionalities, which is responsible for the recognition of multiple TNF ligands exhibited by DcR3. The FasL:DcR3 structure also provides insight into the FasL:Fas recognition surface. We demonstrate that the ability of recombinant FasL to induce Jurkat cell apoptosis is significantly enhanced by native glycosylation or by structure-inspired mutations, both of which result in reduced tendency to aggregate. All of these activities are efficiently inhibited by recombinant DcR3.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Department of Biochemistry, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA; Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA. Electronic address: steve.almo@einstein.yu.edu.



Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Tumor necrosis factor receptor superfamily member 6BB174Homo sapiensMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: TNFRSF6BDCR3TR6UNQ186/PRO212
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PHAROS  O95407
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  • Reference Sequence

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Entity ID: 2
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Tumor necrosis factor ligand superfamily member 6A152Homo sapiensMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: FASLGAPT1LG1CD95LFASLTNFSF6
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PHAROS  P48023
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Small Molecules
Ligands 2 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
GOL
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A
GLYCEROL
C3 H8 O3
PEDCQBHIVMGVHV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
MG
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B
MAGNESIUM ION
Mg
JLVVSXFLKOJNIY-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 2.50 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.221 
  • R-Value Work: 0.187 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.189 
  • Space Group: H 3 2
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 126.909α = 90
b = 126.909β = 90
c = 205.729γ = 120
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
CBASSdata collection
MOLREPphasing
REFMACrefinement
HKL-2000data reduction
HKL-2000data scaling

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2013-11-27
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2014-03-26
    Changes: Source and taxonomy
  • Version 1.2: 2016-11-16
    Changes: Database references