5FQI

W229D and F290W mutant of the last common ancestor of Gram-negative bacteria (GNCA4) beta-lactamase class A


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.4 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.158 
  • R-Value Work: 0.142 

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Literature

De novo active sites for resurrected Precambrian enzymes.

Risso, V.A.Martinez-Rodriguez, S.Candel, A.M.Kruger, D.M.Pantoja-Uceda, D.Ortega-Munoz, M.Santoyo-Gonzalez, F.Gaucher, E.A.Kamerlin, S.C.L.Bruix, M.Gavira, J.A.Sanchez-Ruiz, J.M.

(2017) Nat Commun 8: 16113-16113

  • DOI: 10.1038/ncomms16113
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Protein engineering studies often suggest the emergence of completely new enzyme functionalities to be highly improbable. However, enzymes likely catalysed many different reactions already in the last universal common ancestor. Mechanisms for the eme ...

    Protein engineering studies often suggest the emergence of completely new enzyme functionalities to be highly improbable. However, enzymes likely catalysed many different reactions already in the last universal common ancestor. Mechanisms for the emergence of completely new active sites must therefore either plausibly exist or at least have existed at the primordial protein stage. Here, we use resurrected Precambrian proteins as scaffolds for protein engineering and demonstrate that a new active site can be generated through a single hydrophobic-to-ionizable amino acid replacement that generates a partially buried group with perturbed physico-chemical properties. We provide experimental and computational evidence that conformational flexibility can assist the emergence and subsequent evolution of new active sites by improving substrate and transition-state binding, through the sampling of many potentially productive conformations. Our results suggest a mechanism for the emergence of primordial enzymes and highlight the potential of ancestral reconstruction as a tool for protein engineering.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Departamento de Quimica Fisica, Facultad de Ciencias University of Granada, 18071 Granada, Spain.




Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
GNCA4 LACTAMASE W229D AND F290W
A
269N/AMutation(s): 0 
Protein Feature View is not available: No corresponding UniProt sequence found.
Small Molecules
Ligands 6 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
GOL
Query on GOL

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A
GLYCEROL
GLYCERIN; PROPANE-1,2,3-TRIOL
C3 H8 O3
PEDCQBHIVMGVHV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
EDO
Query on EDO

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A
1,2-ETHANEDIOL
ETHYLENE GLYCOL
C2 H6 O2
LYCAIKOWRPUZTN-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
PG4
Query on PG4

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A
TETRAETHYLENE GLYCOL
C8 H18 O5
UWHCKJMYHZGTIT-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
PG0
Query on PG0

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A
2-(2-METHOXYETHOXY)ETHANOL
PEG 6000
C5 H12 O3
SBASXUCJHJRPEV-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
PGE
Query on PGE

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A
TRIETHYLENE GLYCOL
C6 H14 O4
ZIBGPFATKBEMQZ-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
PEG
Query on PEG

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A
DI(HYDROXYETHYL)ETHER
C4 H10 O3
MTHSVFCYNBDYFN-UHFFFAOYSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.4 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.158 
  • R-Value Work: 0.142 
  • Space Group: P 61
Unit Cell:
Length (Å)Angle (°)
a = 46.962α = 90.00
b = 46.962β = 90.00
c = 189.129γ = 120.00
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
AutoPROCdata reduction
PHENIXrefinement
SCALAdata scaling
PHASERphasing

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2016-12-21
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2017-07-26
    Type: Database references