PDBe 3dke

X-ray diffraction
1.25Å resolution

Polar and non-polar cavities in phage T4 lysozyme

Source organism: Escherichia virus T4

Function and Biology Details

Reaction catalysed:
Hydrolysis of (1->4)-beta-linkages between N-acetylmuramic acid and N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues in a peptidoglycan and between N-acetyl-D-glucosamine residues in chitodextrins
Biochemical function:
Biological process:
Cellular component:

Structure analysis Details

Assembly composition:
monomeric (preferred)
Entry contents:
1 distinct polypeptide molecule
Endolysin Chain: X
Molecule details ›
Chain: X
Length: 164 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 18.76 KDa
Source organism: Escherichia virus T4
Expression system: Escherichia coli
  • Canonical: P00720 (Residues: 1-164; Coverage: 100%)
Gene name: E
Sequence domains: Phage lysozyme
Structure domains: Lysozyme

Ligands and Environments

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
X-ray source: ALS BEAMLINE 8.2.1
Spacegroup: P3221
Unit cell:
a: 60.226Å b: 60.226Å c: 96.677Å
α: 90° β: 90° γ: 120°
R R work R free
0.156 0.155 0.173
Expression system: Escherichia coli