5EM0

Crystal structure of mugwort allergen Art v 4


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.10 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.190 
  • R-Value Work: 0.165 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.167 

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Literature

Structural, Functional, and Immunological Characterization of Profilin Panallergens Amb a 8, Art v 4, and Bet v 2.

Offermann, L.R.Schlachter, C.R.Perdue, M.L.Majorek, K.A.He, J.Z.Booth, W.T.Garrett, J.Kowal, K.Chruszcz, M.

(2016) J Biol Chem 291: 15447-15459

  • DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M116.733659
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    5EM0, 5EM1, 5EV0, 5EVE

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Ragweed allergens affect several million people in the United States and Canada. To date, only two ragweed allergens, Amb t 5 and Amb a 11, have their structures determined and deposited to the Protein Data Bank. Here, we present structures of methylated ragweed allergen Amb a 8, Amb a 8 in the presence of poly(l-proline), and Art v 4 (mugwort allergen) ...

    Ragweed allergens affect several million people in the United States and Canada. To date, only two ragweed allergens, Amb t 5 and Amb a 11, have their structures determined and deposited to the Protein Data Bank. Here, we present structures of methylated ragweed allergen Amb a 8, Amb a 8 in the presence of poly(l-proline), and Art v 4 (mugwort allergen). Amb a 8 and Art v 4 are panallergens belonging to the profilin family of proteins. They share significant sequence and structural similarities, which results in cross-recognition by IgE antibodies. Molecular and immunological properties of Amb a 8 and Art v 4 are compared with those of Bet v 2 (birch pollen allergen) as well as with other allergenic profilins. We purified recombinant allergens that are recognized by patient IgE and are highly cross-reactive. It was determined that the analyzed allergens are relatively unstable. Structures of Amb a 8 in complex with poly(l-proline)10 or poly(l-proline)14 are the first structures of the plant profilin in complex with proline-rich peptides. Amb a 8 binds the poly(l-proline) in a mode similar to that observed in human, mouse, and P. falciparum profilin·peptide complexes. However, only some of the residues that form the peptide binding site are conserved.


    Organizational Affiliation

    From the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, chruszcz@mailbox.sc.edu.



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
Pollen allergen Art v 4.01A135Artemisia vulgarisMutation(s): 0 
UniProt
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  • Reference Sequence
Small Molecules
Ligands 2 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
EPE
Query on EPE

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B [auth A]4-(2-HYDROXYETHYL)-1-PIPERAZINE ETHANESULFONIC ACID
C8 H18 N2 O4 S
JKMHFZQWWAIEOD-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
NA
Query on NA

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C [auth A]SODIUM ION
Na
FKNQFGJONOIPTF-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Modified Residues  1 Unique
IDChainsTypeFormula2D DiagramParent
CME
Query on CME
AL-PEPTIDE LINKINGC5 H11 N O3 S2CYS
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.10 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.190 
  • R-Value Work: 0.165 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.167 
  • Space Group: P 21 21 2
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 58.107α = 90
b = 59.18β = 90
c = 32.578γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
HKL-2000data collection
HKL-2000data scaling
REFMACrefinement
PDB_EXTRACTdata extraction
HKL-2000data reduction
MOLREPphasing

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History  (Full details and data files)

  • Version 1.0: 2016-06-08
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2016-08-10
    Changes: Database references