4HG6 Transferase date Oct 07, 2012
title Structure Of A Cellulose Synthase - Cellulose Translocation Intermediate
authors J.Zimmer
compound source
Molecule: Cellulose Synthase Subunit A
Chain: A
Engineered: Yes
Organism_scientific: Rhodobacter Sphaeroides
Organism_taxid: 1063
Gene: Rhos4_19410, Rsp_0333
Expression_system: Escherichia Coli
Expression_system_taxid: 562

Molecule: Cellulose Synthase Subunit B
Chain: B
Engineered: Yes

Organism_scientific: Rhodobacter Sphaeroides
Organism_taxid: 1063
Gene: Rhos4_19400, Rsp_0332
Expression_system: Escherichia Coli
Expression_system_taxid: 562
symmetry Space Group: P 43 21 2
R_factor 0.213 R_Free 0.282
length a length b length c angle alpha angle beta angle gamma
103.120 103.120 468.320 90.00 90.00 90.00
method X-Ray Diffractionresolution 3.25 Å
ligand BGC, LDA, UDP enzyme
subcellular loc. Membrane localization by OPM: Bacterial Gram-negative inner membrane
Gene RHOS4 ; RHOS4 ; RSP ; RSP


Primary referenceCrystallographic snapshot of cellulose synthesis and membrane translocation., Morgan JL, Strumillo J, Zimmer J, Nature. 2012 Dec 9. doi: 10.1038/nature11744. PMID:23222542
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