2ZCS Crystal structure of the C(30) carotenoid dehydrosqualene synthase from Staphylococcus aureus complexed with bisphosphonate BPH-700 date
authors Liu, C.I., Jeng, W.Y., Wang, A.H., Oldfield, E.
compound source
R_Free 0.246
length a length b length c angle alpha angle beta angle gamma
method X-Ray Diffractionresolution 2.03
ligand B70 enzyme

Primary referenceA cholesterol biosynthesis inhibitor blocks Staphylococcus aureus virulence., Liu CI, Liu GY, Song Y, Yin F, Hensler ME, Jeng WY, Nizet V, Wang AH, Oldfield E, Science. 2008 Mar 7;319(5868):1391-4. Epub 2008 Feb 14. PMID:18276850
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  • Biological Unit Coordinates (2zcs.pdb1.gz) 57 Kb
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