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P06769

- NIFD_RHICP

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P06769 - NIFD_RHICP

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Protein

Nitrogenase molybdenum-iron protein alpha chain

Gene

nifD

Organism
Rhizobium sp. cowpea (strain IRc78)
Status
Reviewed - Annotation score: 3 out of 5- Protein inferred from homologyi

Functioni

This molybdenum-iron protein is part of the nitrogenase complex that catalyzes the key enzymatic reactions in nitrogen fixation.

Catalytic activityi

8 reduced ferredoxin + 8 H+ + N2 + 16 ATP + 16 H2O = 8 oxidized ferredoxin + H2 + 2 NH3 + 16 ADP + 16 phosphate.

Cofactori

Protein has several cofactor binding sites:

Sites

Feature keyPosition(s)LengthDescriptionGraphical viewFeature identifierActions
Metal bindingi67 – 671Iron-sulfur (8Fe-7S); shared with beta chainBy similarity
Metal bindingi93 – 931Iron-sulfur (8Fe-7S); shared with beta chainBy similarity
Metal bindingi159 – 1591Iron-sulfur (8Fe-7S); shared with beta chainBy similarity
Metal bindingi283 – 2831Molybdenum-iron-sulfur-carbon (7Fe-Mo-9S-C-homocitryl)By similarity
Metal bindingi451 – 4511Molybdenum-iron-sulfur-carbon (7Fe-Mo-9S-C-homocitryl); via pros nitrogenBy similarity

GO - Molecular functioni

  1. ATP binding Source: UniProtKB-KW
  2. carbonyl sulfide nitrogenase activity Source: UniProtKB-EC
  3. iron-sulfur cluster binding Source: UniProtKB-KW
  4. metal ion binding Source: UniProtKB-KW
  5. nitrogenase activity Source: UniProtKB-EC

GO - Biological processi

  1. nitrogen fixation Source: UniProtKB-KW
Complete GO annotation...

Keywords - Molecular functioni

Oxidoreductase

Keywords - Biological processi

Nitrogen fixation

Keywords - Ligandi

ATP-binding, Iron, Iron-sulfur, Metal-binding, Molybdenum, Nucleotide-binding

Names & Taxonomyi

Protein namesi
Recommended name:
Nitrogenase molybdenum-iron protein alpha chain (EC:1.18.6.1)
Alternative name(s):
Dinitrogenase
Nitrogenase component I
Gene namesi
Name:nifD
OrganismiRhizobium sp. cowpea (strain IRc78)
Taxonomic identifieri400 [NCBI]
Taxonomic lineageiBacteriaProteobacteriaAlphaproteobacteriaRhizobialesRhizobiaceaeRhizobium/Agrobacterium groupRhizobium

Subcellular locationi

GO - Cellular componenti

  1. molybdenum-iron nitrogenase complex Source: InterPro
Complete GO annotation...

PTM / Processingi

Molecule processing

Feature keyPosition(s)LengthDescriptionGraphical viewFeature identifierActions
Chaini1 – 500500Nitrogenase molybdenum-iron protein alpha chainPRO_0000153078Add
BLAST

Interactioni

Subunit structurei

Tetramer of two alpha and two beta chains. Forms complex with the iron protein (nitrogenase component 2).

Structurei

3D structure databases

Select the link destinations:
PDBei
RCSB PDBi
PDBji
Links Updated
EntryMethodResolution (Å)ChainPositionsPDBsum
1LFXmodel-A1-500[»]
ProteinModelPortaliP06769.
SMRiP06769. Positions 13-489.
ModBaseiSearch...
MobiDBiSearch...

Family & Domainsi

Sequence similaritiesi

Belongs to the NifD/NifK/NifE/NifN family.Curated

Family and domain databases

InterProiIPR000510. Nase/OxRdtase_comp1.
IPR010143. Nase_comp1_asu.
IPR000318. Nase_comp1_CS.
IPR005972. Nase_Mo-Fe_asu.
[Graphical view]
PfamiPF00148. Oxidored_nitro. 1 hit.
[Graphical view]
TIGRFAMsiTIGR01862. N2-ase-Ialpha. 1 hit.
TIGR01282. nifD. 1 hit.
PROSITEiPS00699. NITROGENASE_1_1. 1 hit.
PS00090. NITROGENASE_1_2. 1 hit.
[Graphical view]

Sequencei

Sequence statusi: Complete.

P06769-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to Basket

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        10         20         30         40         50
MSLASTQSIA EIRARNKELI QEVLKVYPEK TAKRRAKHLN VHQAGKSDCG
60 70 80 90 100
VKSNIKSIPG VMTIRGCAYA GSKGVVWGPI KDMVHISHGP VGCGQYSWGS
110 120 130 140 150
RRNYYVGTTG IDSFVTLQFT FDFREKDIVF GGDKKLVKIL DEIQELFPLN
160 170 180 190 200
NGITIQSECP IGLIGDDIEA VSRAKSKEYG GKTIVPVRCE GFRGVSQSLG
210 220 230 240 250
HHIANDAVRD WIFDQVEADG KPKVEPTPYD VAIIGDYNIG GDAWSSRILL
260 270 280 290 300
EEMGLRVIAQ WSGDGSLAEL EANVEGKLNI LHCYRSMNYI SRHMEEKFGI
310 320 330 340 350
PWCEYNFFGP SKIAESLRRI AGYFDDKIKE GAERVIEKYQ PLVNAVIAKY
360 370 380 390 400
RPRLEGKTVM LYVGGLRSRH VIGAYEDLGM EVIGTGYEFG HNDDYQRTAQ
410 420 430 440 450
HYVKDGTLIH DDVNGYEFER FVEKLQPDLV GSGIKEKYVF QKMGGPFRQM
460 470 480 490 500
HSWDYSGPYH GYDGFAIFAR DMDMAINSPV WKKTKAPWKE ASRAKLLAAE
Length:500
Mass (Da):56,136
Last modified:January 1, 1988 - v1
Checksum:i5F7FA8DDE2174CDF
GO

Sequence databases

Select the link destinations:
EMBLi
GenBanki
DDBJi
Links Updated
M10203 Genomic DNA. Translation: AAA26308.1.

Cross-referencesi

Sequence databases

Select the link destinations:
EMBLi
GenBanki
DDBJi
Links Updated
M10203 Genomic DNA. Translation: AAA26308.1 .

3D structure databases

Select the link destinations:
PDBei
RCSB PDBi
PDBji
Links Updated
Entry Method Resolution (Å) Chain Positions PDBsum
1LFX model - A 1-500 [» ]
ProteinModelPortali P06769.
SMRi P06769. Positions 13-489.
ModBasei Search...
MobiDBi Search...

Protocols and materials databases

Structural Biology Knowledgebase Search...

Family and domain databases

InterProi IPR000510. Nase/OxRdtase_comp1.
IPR010143. Nase_comp1_asu.
IPR000318. Nase_comp1_CS.
IPR005972. Nase_Mo-Fe_asu.
[Graphical view ]
Pfami PF00148. Oxidored_nitro. 1 hit.
[Graphical view ]
TIGRFAMsi TIGR01862. N2-ase-Ialpha. 1 hit.
TIGR01282. nifD. 1 hit.
PROSITEi PS00699. NITROGENASE_1_1. 1 hit.
PS00090. NITROGENASE_1_2. 1 hit.
[Graphical view ]
ProtoNeti Search...

Publicationsi

  1. "Structural genes of dinitrogenase and dinitrogenase reductase are transcribed from two separate promoters in the broad host range cowpea Rhizobium strain IRc78."
    Yun A.C., Szalay A.A.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 81:7358-7362(1984) [PubMed] [Europe PMC] [Abstract]
    Cited for: NUCLEOTIDE SEQUENCE [GENOMIC DNA].

Entry informationi

Entry nameiNIFD_RHICP
AccessioniPrimary (citable) accession number: P06769
Entry historyi
Integrated into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: January 1, 1988
Last sequence update: January 1, 1988
Last modified: November 26, 2014
This is version 81 of the entry and version 1 of the sequence. [Complete history]
Entry statusiReviewed (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)
Annotation programProkaryotic Protein Annotation Program

Miscellaneousi

Keywords - Technical termi

3D-structure

Documents

  1. PDB cross-references
    Index of Protein Data Bank (PDB) cross-references
  2. SIMILARITY comments
    Index of protein domains and families

External Data

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