PDBe 2fg8

X-ray diffraction
2.5Å 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 Chains: A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H
Molecule details ›
Chains: A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H
Length: 174 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 19.92 KDa
Source organism: Homo sapiens
Expression system: Escherichia coli
  • Canonical: P02792 (Residues: 2-175; Coverage: 99%)
Gene name: FTL
Sequence domains: Ferritin-like domain
Structure domains: Ferritin

Ligands and Environments

1 bound ligand:

No modified residues

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
X-ray source: NSLS BEAMLINE X12B
Spacegroup: R32
Unit cell:
a: 182.786Å b: 182.786Å c: 354.234Å
α: 90° β: 90° γ: 120°
R R work R free
0.224 0.224 0.267
Expression system: Escherichia coli