X-ray diffraction
3.5Å resolution

Room Temperature Drosophila Cryptochrome

Source organism: Drosophila melanogaster
Primary publication:
Room-temperature serial synchrotron crystallography of Drosophila cryptochrome.
Acta Crystallogr D Struct Biol 78 975-985 (2022)
PMID: 35916222

Function and Biology Details

Biochemical function:
Cellular component:

Structure analysis Details

Assembly composition:
monomeric (preferred)
Entry contents:
1 distinct polypeptide molecule
Cryptochrome-1 Chains: A, B
Molecule details ›
Chains: A, B
Length: 539 amino acids
Theoretical weight: 62.29 KDa
Source organism: Drosophila melanogaster
Expression system: Escherichia coli
  • Canonical: O77059 (Residues: 1-539; Coverage: 99%)
Gene names: CG3772, cry
Sequence domains:

Ligands and Environments

1 bound ligand:
No modified residues

Experiments and Validation Details

Entry percentile scores
X-ray source: CHESS BEAMLINE A1
Spacegroup: P21
Unit cell:
a: 74Å b: 123Å c: 81Å
α: 90° β: 116° γ: 90°
R R work R free
0.251 0.251 0.294
Expression system: Escherichia coli