5WJ8 Cell Adhesion date Jul 21, 2017
title Crystal Structure Of Human Cadherin-23 Ec13-14
authors F.Velez-Cortes, C.Conghui, P.De-La-Torre, M.Sotomayor
compound source
Molecule: Cadherin-23
Chain: A
Fragment: Residues 1308-1523
Synonym: Otocadherin
Engineered: Yes
Organism_scientific: Homo Sapiens
Organism_common: Human
Organism_taxid: 9606
Gene: Cdh23, Kiaa1774, Kiaa1812, Unq1894pro4340
Expression_system: Escherichia Coli Bl21
Expression_system_taxid: 511693
Expression_system_strain: Bl21-Ripl
Expression_system_vector_type: Plasmid
Expression_system_plasmid: Pet21a
symmetry Space Group: P 62 2 2
R_factor 0.217 R_Free 0.248
length a length b length c angle alpha angle beta angle gamma
74.712 74.712 213.507 90.00 90.00 120.00
method X-Ray Diffractionresolution 1.86 Å
ligand CA, CL, CSO, K enzyme

Primary referenceZooming in on Cadherin-23: Structural Diversity and Potential Mechanisms of Inherited Deafness., Jaiganesh A, De-la-Torre P, Patel AA, Termine DJ, Velez-Cortes F, Chen C, Sotomayor M, Structure. 2018 Jun 27. pii: S0969-2126(18)30209-0. doi:, 10.1016/j.str.2018.06.003. PMID:30033219
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