PDBe 3p5c

X-ray diffraction
4.2Å resolution

The structure of the LDLR/PCSK9 complex reveals the receptor in an extended conformation

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Function and Biology Details

Structure analysis Details

Assembly composition:
hetero trimer (preferred)
Entry contents:
3 distinct polypeptide molecules
Macromolecules (3 distinct):
Proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 Chain: P
Molecule details ›
Chain: P
Length: 92 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 10.49 KDa
Source organism: Homo sapiens
Expression system: Homo sapiens
UniProt:
  • Canonical: Q8NBP7 (Residues: 61-152; Coverage: 14%)
Gene names: NARC1, PCSK9, PSEC0052
Sequence domains: Peptidase inhibitor I9
Proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 Chain: A
Molecule details ›
Chain: A
Length: 540 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 57.37 KDa
Source organism: Homo sapiens
Expression system: Homo sapiens
UniProt:
  • Canonical: Q8NBP7 (Residues: 153-692; Coverage: 82%)
Gene names: NARC1, PCSK9, PSEC0052
Sequence domains:
Low-density lipoprotein receptor Chain: L
Molecule details ›
Chain: L
Length: 440 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 49.27 KDa
Source organism: Homo sapiens
Expression system: Homo sapiens
UniProt:
  • Canonical: P01130 (Residues: 276-715; Coverage: 52%)
Gene name: LDLR
Sequence domains:

Ligands and Environments

1 bound ligand:

No modified residues

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
X-ray source: ESRF BEAMLINE ID14-1
Spacegroup: P65
Unit cell:
a: 320.886Å b: 320.886Å c: 77.118Å
α: 90° β: 90° γ: 120°
R-values:
R R work R free
0.326 0.325 0.348
Expression system: Homo sapiens