PDBe 2ffx

X-ray diffraction
1.9Å resolution

Structure of Human Ferritin L. Chain

Source organism: Homo sapiens
Primary publication:
Structure of human ferritin L chain.
Acta Crystallogr. D Biol. Crystallogr. 62 800-6 (2006)
PMID: 16790936

Function and Biology Details

Structure analysis Details

Assembly composition:
homo 24-mer (preferred)
Entry contents:
1 distinct polypeptide molecule
Ferritin light chain Chain: J
Molecule details ›
Chain: J
Length: 173 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 19.8 KDa
Source organism: Homo sapiens
Expression system: Escherichia coli
  • Canonical: P02792 (Residues: 2-174; Coverage: 99%)
Gene name: FTL
Sequence domains: Ferritin-like domain
Structure domains: Ferritin

Ligands and Environments

2 bound ligands:

No modified residues

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
X-ray source: NSLS BEAMLINE X12B
Spacegroup: I432
Unit cell:
a: 151.601Å b: 151.601Å c: 151.601Å
α: 90° β: 90° γ: 90°
R R work R free
0.21 0.21 0.241
Expression system: Escherichia coli