PDBe 1k86

X-ray diffraction
2.6Å resolution

Crystal structure of caspase-7

Released:

Function and Biology Details

Reaction catalysed:
Strict requirement for an Asp residue at position P1 and has a preferred cleavage sequence of Asp-Glu-Val-Asp-|-
Biochemical function:
Biological process:
Cellular component:
  • not assigned

Structure analysis Details

Assembly composition:
homo dimer (preferred)
Entry contents:
1 distinct polypeptide molecule
Macromolecule:
Caspase-7 subunit p20 Chains: A, B
Molecule details ›
Chains: A, B
Length: 253 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 28.77 KDa
Source organism: Homo sapiens
Expression system: Escherichia coli BL21(DE3)
UniProt:
  • Canonical: P55210 (Residues: 51-303; Coverage: 84%)
Gene names: CASP7, MCH3
Sequence domains: Caspase domain
Structure domains: Rossmann fold

Ligands and Environments

No bound ligands

No modified residues

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
X-ray source: NSLS BEAMLINE X25
Spacegroup: P3221
Unit cell:
a: 88.9Å b: 88.9Å c: 186.2Å
α: 90° β: 90° γ: 120°
R-values:
R R work R free
0.234 0.232 0.257
Expression system: Escherichia coli BL21(DE3)