6PBX

Single particle cryo-EM structure of the voltage-gated K+ channel Eag1 3-13 deletion mutant bound to calmodulin (conformation 2)


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: ELECTRON MICROSCOPY
  • Resolution: 4.00 Å
  • Aggregation State: PARTICLE 
  • Reconstruction Method: SINGLE PARTICLE 

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Literature

Regulation of Eag1 gating by its intracellular domains.

Whicher, J.R.MacKinnon, R.

(2019) Elife 8

  • DOI: 10.7554/eLife.49188
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    6PBY, 6PBX

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • Voltage-gated potassium channels (K v s) are gated by transmembrane voltage sensors (VS) that move in response to changes in membrane voltage. K v 10.1 or Eag1 also has three intracellular domains: PAS, C-linker, and CNBHD. We demonstrate that the Eag1 intracellular domains are not required for voltage-dependent gating but likely interact with the VS to modulate gating ...

    Voltage-gated potassium channels (K v s) are gated by transmembrane voltage sensors (VS) that move in response to changes in membrane voltage. K v 10.1 or Eag1 also has three intracellular domains: PAS, C-linker, and CNBHD. We demonstrate that the Eag1 intracellular domains are not required for voltage-dependent gating but likely interact with the VS to modulate gating. We identified specific interactions between the PAS, CNBHD, and VS that modulate voltage-dependent gating and provide evidence that VS movement destabilizes these interactions to promote channel opening. Additionally, mutation of these interactions renders Eag1 insensitive to calmodulin inhibition. The structure of the calmodulin insensitive mutant in a pre-open conformation suggests that channel opening may occur through a rotation of the intracellular domains and calmodulin may prevent this rotation by stabilizing interactions between the VS and intracellular domains. Intracellular domains likely play a similar modulatory role in voltage-dependent gating of the related K v 11-12 channels.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology and Biophysics, The Rockefeller University, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, New York, United States.



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
Potassium voltage-gated channel subfamily H member 1 ACEG846Rattus norvegicusMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: Kcnh1Eag
Find proteins for Q63472 (Rattus norvegicus)
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Entity ID: 2
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
Calmodulin-1 BDFH149Homo sapiensMutation(s): 0 
Gene Names: CALM1CALMCAMCAM1
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PHAROS:  P0DP23
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Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: ELECTRON MICROSCOPY
  • Resolution: 4.00 Å
  • Aggregation State: PARTICLE 
  • Reconstruction Method: SINGLE PARTICLE 

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Entry History & Funding Information

Deposition Data


Funding OrganizationLocationGrant Number
National Institutes of Health/National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIH/NIGMS)United StatesGM43949
Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI)United States--
Damon Runyon Cancer Research FoundationUnited StatesDRG-2212-15

Revision History  (Full details and data files)

  • Version 1.0: 2019-09-18
    Type: Initial release
  • Version 1.1: 2019-09-25
    Changes: Author supporting evidence, Data collection
  • Version 1.2: 2019-11-20
    Changes: Author supporting evidence