4ACQ Hydrolase Inhibitor date Dec 17, 2011
title Alpha-2 Macroglobulin
authors A.Marrero, S.Duquerroy, S.Trapani, T.Goulas, T.Guevara, G.R.Ander J.Navaza, L.Sottrup-Jensen, F.X.Gomis-Ruth
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Molecule: Alpha-2-Macroglobulin
Chain: A, B, C, D
Synonym: Alpha-2-M, C3 And Pzp-Like Alpha-2-Macroglobulin D Containing Protein 5;
Other_details: Methylglutamine At A 975, B 975, C 975, And
Organism_scientific: Homo Sapiens
Organism_common: Human
Organism_taxid: 9606
Tissue: Plasma
symmetry Space Group: P 21 21 21
R_factor 0.239 R_Free 0.260
length a length b length c angle alpha angle beta angle gamma
130.690 260.300 281.800 90.00 90.00 90.00
method X-Ray Diffractionresolution 4.30 Å
ligand MAN, MEQ, NAG enzyme
A, D, C, B
  • endopeptidase inhibitor acti...
  • serine-type endopeptidase in...

  • Primary referenceThe Crystal Structure of Human alpha(2) -Macroglobulin Reveals a Unique Molecular Cage., Marrero A, Duquerroy S, Trapani S, Goulas T, Guevara T, Andersen GR, Navaza J, Sottrup-Jensen L, Gomis-Ruth FX, Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2012 Jan 31. doi: 10.1002/anie.201108015. PMID:22290936
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