5Y2O

Structure of PPARgamma ligand binding domain-pioglitazone complex


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.80 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.232 
  • R-Value Work: 0.202 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.203 

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Literature

Structures of PPAR gamma complexed with lobeglitazone and pioglitazone reveal key determinants for the recognition of antidiabetic drugs

Lee, M.A.Tan, L.Yang, H.Im, Y.G.Im, Y.J.

(2017) Sci Rep 7: 16837-16837

  • DOI: 10.1038/s41598-017-17082-x
  • Structures With Same Primary Citation

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Peroxisome proliferator-activator receptor (PPAR) γ is a nuclear hormone receptor that regulates glucose homeostasis, lipid metabolism, and adipocyte function. PPARγ is a target for thiazolidinedione (TZD) class of drugs which are widely used for the ...

    Peroxisome proliferator-activator receptor (PPAR) γ is a nuclear hormone receptor that regulates glucose homeostasis, lipid metabolism, and adipocyte function. PPARγ is a target for thiazolidinedione (TZD) class of drugs which are widely used for the treatment of type 2 diabetes. Recently, lobeglitazone was developed as a highly effective TZD with reduced side effects by Chong Kun Dang Pharmaceuticals. To identify the structural determinants for the high potency of lobeglitazone as a PPARγ agonist, we determined the crystal structures of the PPARγ ligand binding domain (LBD) in complex with lobeglitazone and pioglitazone at 1.7 and 1.8 Å resolutions, respectively. Comparison of ligand-bound PPARγ structures revealed that the binding modes of TZDs are well conserved. The TZD head group forms hydrogen bonds with the polar residues in the AF-2 pocket and helix 12, stabilizing the active conformation of the LBD. The unique p-methoxyphenoxy group of lobeglitazone makes additional hydrophobic contacts with the Ω-pocket. Docking analysis using the structures of TZD-bound PPARγ suggested that lobeglitazone displays 12 times higher affinity to PPARγ compared to rosiglitazone and pioglitazone. This structural difference correlates with the enhanced affinity and the low effective dose of lobeglitazone compared to the other TZDs.


    Organizational Affiliation

    College of Pharmacy, Chonnam National University, Gwangju, 61186, Republic of Korea. imyoungjun@jnu.ac.kr.



Macromolecules

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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetails
Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gammaA, B294Homo sapiensMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: PPARGNR1C3
Find proteins for P37231 (Homo sapiens)
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PHAROS  P37231
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  • Reference Sequence
Small Molecules
Ligands 1 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
8N6
Query on 8N6

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A
(5S)-5-[[4-[2-(5-ethylpyridin-2-yl)ethoxy]phenyl]methyl]-1,3-thiazolidine-2,4-dione
C19 H20 N2 O3 S
HYAFETHFCAUJAY-KRWDZBQOSA-N
 Ligand Interaction
Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.80 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.232 
  • R-Value Work: 0.202 
  • R-Value Observed: 0.203 
  • Space Group: P 1 21 1
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 55.584α = 90
b = 88.139β = 91.24
c = 57.732γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
PHENIXrefinement
HKL-2000data reduction
HKL-2000data scaling
PHASERphasing

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

Deposition Data

  • Deposited Date: 2017-07-26 
  • Released Date: 2017-12-20 
  • Deposition Author(s): Im, Y.J., Lee, M.

Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2017-12-20
    Type: Initial release