X-ray diffraction
1.72Å resolution

Wild-type GGGPS from Thermoplasma volcanium


Function and Biology Details

Reaction catalysed:
Geranylgeranyl diphosphate + sn-glycerol 1-phosphate = diphosphate + sn-3-O-(geranylgeranyl)glycerol 1-phosphate
Biochemical function:
Cellular component:

Structure analysis Details

Assembly composition:
homo dimer (preferred)
Entry contents:
1 distinct polypeptide molecule
Geranylgeranylglyceryl phosphate synthase Chain: A
Molecule details ›
Chain: A
Length: 252 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 27.51 KDa
Source organism: Thermoplasma volcanium GSS1
Expression system: Escherichia coli BL21
  • Canonical: Q97AR4 (Residues: 1-252; Coverage: 100%)
Gene names: TV0745, TVG0750626
Sequence domains: PcrB family
Structure domains: FMN-linked oxidoreductases

Ligands and Environments

3 bound ligands:
No modified residues

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
X-ray source: SSRL BEAMLINE BL12-2
Spacegroup: P41212
Unit cell:
a: 73.761Å b: 73.761Å c: 122.6Å
α: 90° β: 90° γ: 90°
R R work R free
0.197 0.197 0.204
Expression system: Escherichia coli BL21