PDBe 1xva

X-ray diffraction
2.2Å resolution


Source organism: Escherichia coli

Function and Biology Details

Reaction catalysed:
S-adenosyl-L-methionine + glycine = S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine + sarcosine. 
Biochemical function:
Cellular component:

Structure analysis Details

Assembly composition:
homo tetramer (preferred)
Entry contents:
1 distinct polypeptide molecule
Glycine N-methyltransferase Chains: A, B
Molecule details ›
Chains: A, B
Length: 292 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 32.46 KDa
Source organism: Escherichia coli
  • Canonical: P13255 (Residues: 2-293; Coverage: 100%)
Gene name: Gnmt
Sequence domains:
Structure domains:

Ligands and Environments

2 bound ligands:

No modified residues

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
Spacegroup: P21212
Unit cell:
a: 86.4Å b: 175.7Å c: 45.5Å
α: 90° β: 90° γ: 90°
R R work R free
0.196 0.196 0.262