5FJV Acetylcholine-Binding Protein date Oct 13, 2015
title Crystal Structure Of The Extracellular Domain Of Alpha2 Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor In Pentameric Assembly
authors P.Giastas, N.Kouvatsos, D.Chroni-Tzartou, S.J.Tzartos
compound source
Molecule: Neuronal Acetylcholine Receptor Subunit Alpha-2
Chain: A, B, C, D, E
Fragment: Extracellular Domain, Residues 59-265
Synonym: Alpha2 Ecd Nachr
Engineered: Yes
Organism_scientific: Homo Sapiens
Organism_common: Human
Organism_taxid: 9606
Organ: Brain
Expression_system: Pichia Pastoris
Expression_system_taxid: 4922
Expression_system_strain: X33
Expression_system_vector: Ppicza
symmetry Space Group: P 21 21 21
R_factor 0.2237 R_Free 0.3079
length a length b length c angle alpha angle beta angle gamma
101.524 116.559 129.546 90.00 90.00 90.00
method X-Ray Diffractionresolution 3.20 Å
ligand EPJ enzyme
A, D, C, E, B

Primary referenceCrystal structure of a human neuronal nAChR extracellular domain in pentameric assembly: Ligand-bound alpha2 homopentamer., Kouvatsos N, Giastas P, Chroni-Tzartou D, Poulopoulou C, Tzartos SJ, Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 Aug 23;113(34):9635-40. doi:, 10.1073/pnas.1602619113. Epub 2016 Aug 4. PMID:27493220
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