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Protein

Tryptophan synthase alpha chain

Gene

trpA

Organism
Dehalococcoides mccartyi (strain ATCC BAA-2266 / KCTC 15142 / 195) (Dehalococcoides ethenogenes (strain 195))
Status
Reviewed-Annotation score: -Protein inferred from homologyi

Functioni

The alpha subunit is responsible for the aldol cleavage of indoleglycerol phosphate to indole and glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate.UniRule annotation

Catalytic activityi

L-serine + 1-C-(indol-3-yl)glycerol 3-phosphate = L-tryptophan + D-glyceraldehyde 3-phosphate + H2O.UniRule annotation

Pathwayi: L-tryptophan biosynthesis

This protein is involved in step 5 of the subpathway that synthesizes L-tryptophan from chorismate.UniRule annotation
Proteins known to be involved in the 5 steps of the subpathway in this organism are:
  1. Anthranilate synthase component 1 (trpE)
  2. Anthranilate phosphoribosyltransferase (trpD-1), Anthranilate phosphoribosyltransferase (trpD)
  3. N-(5'-phosphoribosyl)anthranilate isomerase (trpF)
  4. Indole-3-glycerol phosphate synthase (trpC)
  5. Tryptophan synthase beta chain (trpB), Tryptophan synthase alpha chain (trpA), Tryptophan synthase beta chain (trpB)
This subpathway is part of the pathway L-tryptophan biosynthesis, which is itself part of Amino-acid biosynthesis.
View all proteins of this organism that are known to be involved in the subpathway that synthesizes L-tryptophan from chorismate, the pathway L-tryptophan biosynthesis and in Amino-acid biosynthesis.

Sites

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Active sitei44Proton acceptorUniRule annotation1
Active sitei55Proton acceptorUniRule annotation1

GO - Molecular functioni

Keywordsi

Molecular functionLyase
Biological processAmino-acid biosynthesis, Aromatic amino acid biosynthesis, Tryptophan biosynthesis

Enzyme and pathway databases

UniPathwayiUPA00035; UER00044

Names & Taxonomyi

Protein namesi
Recommended name:
Tryptophan synthase alpha chainUniRule annotation (EC:4.2.1.20UniRule annotation)
Gene namesi
Name:trpAUniRule annotation
Ordered Locus Names:DET1488
OrganismiDehalococcoides mccartyi (strain ATCC BAA-2266 / KCTC 15142 / 195) (Dehalococcoides ethenogenes (strain 195))
Taxonomic identifieri243164 [NCBI]
Taxonomic lineageiBacteriaChloroflexiDehalococcoidiaDehalococcoidalesDehalococcoidaceaeDehalococcoides
Proteomesi
  • UP000008289 Componenti: Chromosome

PTM / Processingi

Molecule processing

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
ChainiPRO_10000181931 – 255Tryptophan synthase alpha chainAdd BLAST255

Interactioni

Subunit structurei

Tetramer of two alpha and two beta chains.UniRule annotation

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRINGi243164.DET1488

Structurei

3D structure databases

ProteinModelPortaliQ3Z6G1
SMRiQ3Z6G1
ModBaseiSearch...
MobiDBiSearch...

Family & Domainsi

Sequence similaritiesi

Belongs to the TrpA family.UniRule annotation

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiENOG4105F6H Bacteria
COG0159 LUCA
HOGENOMiHOG000223816
KOiK01695
OMAiDYPPEEC
OrthoDBiPOG091H02IL

Family and domain databases

CDDicd04724 Tryptophan_synthase_alpha, 1 hit
Gene3Di3.20.20.70, 1 hit
HAMAPiMF_00131 Trp_synth_alpha, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR013785 Aldolase_TIM
IPR011060 RibuloseP-bd_barrel
IPR018204 Trp_synthase_alpha_AS
IPR002028 Trp_synthase_suA
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF00290 Trp_syntA, 1 hit
SUPFAMiSSF51366 SSF51366, 1 hit
TIGRFAMsiTIGR00262 trpA, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS00167 TRP_SYNTHASE_ALPHA, 1 hit

Sequencei

Sequence statusi: Complete.

Q3Z6G1-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket

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        10         20         30         40         50
MSRISDAFQK RKSLIAYITV GYPDIETTLR LVPLLEENGV DIIELGIPFS
60 70 80 90 100
DPLADGVTIQ NASYQALQNG VTPEVCLSVA ALLKEKISIP MVFMGYYNPI
110 120 130 140 150
YNYGLTKFCQ KCATAGVSGF IIPDLPPGEA QDIDFAATEA GLDIIFLLAP
160 170 180 190 200
TSTDERIKLV AAKSRGFIYL VSHSGVTGAT ANLPADLSSF VNRVRKTARQ
210 220 230 240 250
PLAVGFGIST PEQAQNIAKF SDGIIVGSRI LQLVQTDPSL EKVATFIRQL

RQSLD
Length:255
Mass (Da):27,572
Last modified:September 27, 2005 - v1
Checksum:iF96C4A6B5397BDBD
GO

Sequence databases

Select the link destinations:
EMBLi
GenBanki
DDBJi
Links Updated
CP000027 Genomic DNA Translation: AAW39324.1
RefSeqiWP_010937165.1, NC_002936.3

Genome annotation databases

EnsemblBacteriaiAAW39324; AAW39324; DET1488
GeneIDi3229282
KEGGidet:DET1488

Similar proteinsi

Entry informationi

Entry nameiTRPA_DEHM1
AccessioniPrimary (citable) accession number: Q3Z6G1
Entry historyiIntegrated into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: January 15, 2008
Last sequence update: September 27, 2005
Last modified: April 25, 2018
This is version 73 of the entry and version 1 of the sequence. See complete history.
Entry statusiReviewed (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)
Annotation programProkaryotic Protein Annotation Program

Miscellaneousi

Keywords - Technical termi

Complete proteome, Reference proteome
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