PDBe 2wj1

X-ray diffraction
1.84Å resolution

3D-crystal structure of humanized-rat fatty acid amide hydrolase (FAAH) conjugated with 7-phenyl-1-(4-(pyridin-2-yl)oxazol-2-yl)heptan- 1-one, an alpha-ketooxazole


Function and Biology Details

Reaction catalysed:
Anandamide + H(2)O = arachidonic acid + ethanolamine
Biochemical function:
Biological process:
Cellular component:

Structure analysis Details

Assembly composition:
homo dimer (preferred)
Entry contents:
1 distinct polypeptide molecule
Fatty-acid amide hydrolase 1 Chains: A, B
Molecule details ›
Chains: A, B
Length: 573 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 63.11 KDa
Source organism: Rattus norvegicus
Expression system: Escherichia coli BL21
  • Canonical: P97612 (Residues: 30-579; Coverage: 95%)
Gene names: Faah, Faah1
Sequence domains: Amidase
Structure domains: Amidase signature (AS) domain

Ligands and Environments

2 bound ligands:

No modified residues

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
X-ray source: APS BEAMLINE 23-ID-D
Spacegroup: P21
Unit cell:
a: 75.83Å b: 106.21Å c: 79.39Å
α: 90° β: 100.2° γ: 90°
R R work R free
0.187 0.186 0.214
Expression system: Escherichia coli BL21