PDBe 3c9e

X-ray diffraction
1.8Å resolution

Crystal structure of the cathepsin K : chondroitin sulfate complex.

Released:
Source organism: Homo sapiens

Function and Biology Details

Reaction catalysed:
Broad proteolytic activity. With small-molecule substrates and inhibitors, the major determinant of specificity is P2, which is preferably Leu, Met > Phe, and not Arg. 
Biochemical function:
Biological process:
Cellular component:
  • not assigned

Structure analysis Details

Assembly composition:
homo dimer (preferred)
Entry contents:
1 distinct polypeptide molecule
Macromolecule:
Cathepsin K Chain: A
Molecule details ›
Chain: A
Length: 215 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 23.52 KDa
Source organism: Homo sapiens
Expression system: Komagataella pastoris
UniProt:
  • Canonical: P43235 (Residues: 115-329; Coverage: 69%)
Gene names: CTSK, CTSO, CTSO2
Sequence domains: Papain family cysteine protease
Structure domains: Cysteine proteinases

Ligands and Environments


No modified residues

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
X-ray source: ALS BEAMLINE 8.3.1
Spacegroup: C2221
Unit cell:
a: 42Å b: 143.9Å c: 87.2Å
α: 90° β: 90° γ: 90°
R-values:
R R work R free
0.18 0.18 0.209
Expression system: Komagataella pastoris