6PU8

Room temperature X-ray structure of HIV-1 protease triple mutant (V32I,I47V,V82I) with tetrahedral intermediate of keto-darunavir


Experimental Data Snapshot

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.80 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.241 
  • R-Value Work: 0.186 

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Literature

Visualizing Tetrahedral Oxyanion Bound in HIV-1 Protease Using Neutrons: Implications for the Catalytic Mechanism and Drug Design.

Kumar, M.Mandal, K.Blakeley, M.P.Wymore, T.Kent, S.B.H.Louis, J.M.Das, A.Kovalevsky, A.

(2020) ACS Omega 5: 11605-11617

  • DOI: 10.1021/acsomega.0c00835
  • Primary Citation of Related Structures:  
    6PU8, 6PTP, 6KMP

  • PubMed Abstract: 
  • HIV-1 protease is indispensable for virus propagation and an important therapeutic target for antiviral inhibitors to treat AIDS. As such inhibitors are transition-state mimics, a detailed understanding of the enzyme mechanism is crucial for the deve ...

    HIV-1 protease is indispensable for virus propagation and an important therapeutic target for antiviral inhibitors to treat AIDS. As such inhibitors are transition-state mimics, a detailed understanding of the enzyme mechanism is crucial for the development of better anti-HIV drugs. Here, we used room-temperature joint X-ray/neutron crystallography to directly visualize hydrogen atoms and map hydrogen bonding interactions in a protease complex with peptidomimetic inhibitor KVS-1 containing a reactive nonhydrolyzable ketomethylene isostere, which, upon reacting with the catalytic water molecule, is converted into a tetrahedral intermediate state, KVS-1 TI . We unambiguously determined that the resulting tetrahedral intermediate is an oxyanion, rather than the gem -diol, and both catalytic aspartic acid residues are protonated. The oxyanion tetrahedral intermediate appears to be unstable, even though the negative charge on the oxyanion is delocalized through a strong n → π* hyperconjugative interaction into the nearby peptidic carbonyl group of the inhibitor. To better understand the influence of the ketomethylene isostere as a protease inhibitor, we have also examined the protease structure and binding affinity with keto-darunavir (keto-DRV), which similar to KVS-1 includes the ketomethylene isostere. We show that keto-DRV is a significantly less potent protease inhibitor than DRV. These findings shed light on the reaction mechanism of peptide hydrolysis catalyzed by HIV-1 protease and provide valuable insights into further improvements in the design of protease inhibitors.


    Organizational Affiliation

    Neutron Scattering Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee 37830, United States.



Macromolecules
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Entity ID: 1
MoleculeChainsSequence LengthOrganismDetailsImage
HIV-1 proteaseAB99Human immunodeficiency virus 1Mutation(s): 8 
Gene Names: pol
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  • Reference Sequence
Small Molecules
Ligands 1 Unique
IDChainsName / Formula / InChI Key2D Diagram3D Interactions
P3V
Query on P3V

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(3R,3aS,6aR)-hexahydrofuro[2,3-b]furan-3-yl [(2S)-4-{[(4-aminophenyl)sulfonyl](2-methylpropyl)amino}-3,3-dihydroxy-1-phenylbutan-2-yl]carbamate
C27 H37 N3 O8 S
SEALSZHQUGCNGX-OJJQZRKESA-N
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Experimental Data & Validation

Experimental Data

  • Method: X-RAY DIFFRACTION
  • Resolution: 1.80 Å
  • R-Value Free: 0.241 
  • R-Value Work: 0.186 
  • Space Group: P 21 21 2
Unit Cell:
Length ( Å )Angle ( ˚ )
a = 59.631α = 90
b = 87.438β = 90
c = 46.429γ = 90
Software Package:
Software NamePurpose
SHELXL-97refinement
HKL-3000data reduction
HKL-3000data scaling
PHASERphasing

Structure Validation

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Entry History 

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Revision History 

  • Version 1.0: 2020-06-24
    Type: Initial release