PDBe 1sc1

X-ray diffraction
2.6Å resolution

Crystal structure of an active-site ligand-free form of the human caspase-1 C285A mutant

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Function and Biology Details

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

Structure analysis Details

Assembly composition:
hetero tetramer (preferred)
Entry contents:
2 distinct polypeptide molecules
Macromolecules (2 distinct):
Caspase-1 subunit p20 Chain: A
Molecule details ›
Chain: A
Length: 178 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 19.84 KDa
Source organism: Homo sapiens
Expression system: Escherichia coli
UniProt:
  • Canonical: P29466 (Residues: 120-297; Coverage: 44%)
Gene names: CASP1, IL1BC, IL1BCE
Caspase-1 subunit p10 Chain: B
Molecule details ›
Chain: B
Length: 88 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 10.26 KDa
Source organism: Homo sapiens
Expression system: Escherichia coli
UniProt:
  • Canonical: P29466 (Residues: 317-404; Coverage: 22%)
Gene names: CASP1, IL1BC, IL1BCE
Structure domains: Caspase-like

Ligands and Environments

1 bound ligand:

No modified residues

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
X-ray source: RIGAKU RUH3R
Spacegroup: P3221
Unit cell:
a: 71.782Å b: 71.782Å c: 118.451Å
α: 90° β: 90° γ: 120°
R-values:
R R work R free
0.235 0.231 0.273
Expression system: Escherichia coli