4PZ3 Cell Adhesion date Mar 28, 2014
title High-Resolution Crystal Structure Of The Human Cd44 Hyaluron Domain Complex With Undefined Peptides
authors L.K.Liu, B.Finzel
compound source
Molecule: Cd44 Antigen
Chain: A, B
Fragment: Hyaluronan Binding Domain, Residues 18-170
Synonym: Cdw44, Epican, Extracellular Matrix Receptor III, Gp90 Lymphocyte Homingadhesion Receptor, Hutch-I, Heparan Proteoglycan, Hermes Antigen, Hyaluronate Receptor, Phagocy Glycoprotein 1, Pgp-1, Phagocytic Glycoprotein I, Pgp-I;
Engineered: Yes
Mutation: Yes
Organism_scientific: Homo Sapiens
Organism_common: Human
Organism_taxid: 9606
Gene: Cd44, Cd44 Ly-24, Lhr, Mdu2, Mdu3, Mic4
Expression_system: Escherichia Coli
Expression_system_taxid: 511693
Expression_system_strain: Bl21(De3)
Expression_system_vector_type: Plasmid
Expression_system_plasmid: Pmcsg7

Molecule: Undefined Peptides Modeled As Aaav
Chain: C
Engineered: Yes

Organism_scientific: Escherichia Coli
Organism_taxid: 562
Gene: Undefined
Expression_system: Escherichia Coli
Expression_system_taxid: 511693
Expression_system_strain: Bl21(De3)
symmetry Space Group: C 1 2 1
R_factor 0.166 R_Free 0.177
length a length b length c angle alpha angle beta angle gamma
72.498 60.288 75.134 90.00 113.40 90.00
method X-Ray Diffractionresolution 1.08 Å
ligand EDO, MES, PEG enzyme
A, B

Primary referenceHigh-resolution crystal structures of alternate forms of the human CD44 hyaluronan-binding domain reveal a site for protein interaction., Liu LK, Finzel B, Acta Crystallogr F Struct Biol Commun. 2014 Sep 1;70(Pt 9):1155-61. doi:, 10.1107/S2053230X14015532. Epub 2014 Aug 29. PMID:25195884
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