PDBe 1wbj

X-ray diffraction
1.5Å resolution

Function and Biology Details

Structure analysis Details

Assembly composition:
hetero tetramer (preferred)
Entry contents:
2 distinct polypeptide molecules
Macromolecules (2 distinct):
Tryptophan synthase alpha chain Chain: A
Molecule details ›
Chain: A
Length: 268 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 28.7 KDa
Source organism: Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serovar Typhimurium
Expression system: Escherichia coli
UniProt:
  • Canonical: P00929 (Residues: 1-268; Coverage: 100%)
Gene names: STM1727, trpA
Sequence domains: Tryptophan synthase alpha chain
Structure domains: Aldolase class I
Tryptophan synthase beta chain Chain: B
Molecule details ›
Chain: B
Length: 396 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 42.79 KDa
Source organism: Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serovar Typhimurium
Expression system: Escherichia coli
UniProt:
  • Canonical: P0A2K1 (Residues: 2-397; Coverage: 100%)
Gene names: STM1726, trpB
Sequence domains: Pyridoxal-phosphate dependent enzyme
Structure domains: Rossmann fold

Ligands and Environments


Cofactor: Ligand PLP 1 x PLP
2 bound ligands:

No modified residues

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
X-ray source: ESRF BEAMLINE ID14-1
Spacegroup: C2
Unit cell:
a: 182.045Å b: 59.558Å c: 67.409Å
α: 90° β: 94.56° γ: 90°
R-values:
R R work R free
0.18 0.179 0.202
Expression system: Escherichia coli