X-ray diffraction
2.39Å resolution

Function and Biology Details

Reaction catalysed:
5,10-methylenetetrahydrofolate + glycine + H(2)O = tetrahydrofolate + L-serine
Biochemical function:
Biological process:
Cellular component:

Structure analysis Details

Assembly composition:
homo dimer (preferred)
Entry contents:
1 distinct polypeptide molecule
Glycine hydroxymethyltransferase Chains: A, B, C
Molecule details ›
Chains: A, B, C
Length: 442 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 49.25 KDa
Source organism: Plasmodium vivax
Expression system: Escherichia coli BL21(DE3)
  • Canonical: A5K8L9 (Residues: 1-442; Coverage: 100%)
Gene name: PVX_100730
Sequence domains: Serine hydroxymethyltransferase
Structure domains:

Ligands and Environments

3 bound ligands:
No modified residues

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
X-ray source: NSRRC BEAMLINE BL13B1
Spacegroup: C2
Unit cell:
a: 101.534Å b: 58.618Å c: 233.875Å
α: 90° β: 90.04° γ: 90°
R R work R free
0.241 0.232 0.318
Expression system: Escherichia coli BL21(DE3)