Electron Microscopy
8Å resolution

Model for bacteriophage fd from cryo-EM

Source organism: Enterobacteria phage fd
Primary publication:
The structure of a filamentous bacteriophage.
J. Mol. Biol. 361 209-15 (2006)
PMID: 16843489
Related structures: EMD-1240

Function and Biology Details

Biochemical function:
  • not assigned
Biological process:
  • not assigned
Cellular component:

Structure analysis Details

Assemblies composition:
homo 55-mer (preferred)
Entry contents:
1 distinct polypeptide molecule
Capsid protein G8P Chain: A
Molecule details ›
Chain: A
Length: 50 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 5.24 KDa
Source organism: Enterobacteria phage fd
Expression system: Escherichia coli
  • Canonical: P69539 (Residues: 24-73; Coverage: 100%)
Gene name: VIII
Sequence domains: Phage major coat protein, Gp8

Ligands and Environments

No bound ligands

No modified residues

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
Relevant EMDB volumes: EMD-1240
Expression system: Escherichia coli