X-ray diffraction
2.3Å resolution

Crystal structure of malaria parasite Nucleosome Assembly Protein (NAP)


Function and Biology Details

Biochemical function:
Biological process:
Cellular component:

Structure analysis Details

Assembly composition:
homo dimer (preferred)
Entry contents:
1 distinct polypeptide molecule
Nucleosome assembly protein Chain: A
Molecule details ›
Chain: A
Length: 359 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 42.05 KDa
Source organism: Plasmodium falciparum 3D7
Expression system: Escherichia coli
  • Canonical: Q8I608 (Residues: 1-28, 29-347; Coverage: 100%)
Gene name: PF3D7_1203700
Sequence domains: Nucleosome assembly protein (NAP)
Structure domains:

Ligands and Environments

No bound ligands
No modified residues

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
X-ray source: ESRF BEAMLINE BM14
Spacegroup: C2
Unit cell:
a: 92.408Å b: 38.117Å c: 80.046Å
α: 90° β: 107.866° γ: 90°
R R work R free
0.218 0.218 0.285
Expression system: Escherichia coli