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Q5P7G6 (HEM1_AROAE) Reviewed, UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot

Last modified May 14, 2014. Version 77. Feed History...

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Names and origin

Protein namesRecommended name:
Glutamyl-tRNA reductase

Short name=GluTR
EC=1.2.1.70
Gene names
Name:hemA
Ordered Locus Names:AZOSEA06230
ORF Names:ebA1179
OrganismAromatoleum aromaticum (strain EbN1) (Azoarcus sp. (strain EbN1)) [Complete proteome] [HAMAP]
Taxonomic identifier76114 [NCBI]
Taxonomic lineageBacteriaProteobacteriaBetaproteobacteriaRhodocyclalesRhodocyclaceaeAromatoleum

Protein attributes

Sequence length418 AA.
Sequence statusComplete.
Protein existenceInferred from homology

General annotation (Comments)

Function

Catalyzes the NADPH-dependent reduction of glutamyl-tRNA(Glu) to glutamate 1-semialdehyde (GSA) By similarity. HAMAP-Rule MF_00087

Catalytic activity

L-glutamate 1-semialdehyde + NADP+ + tRNA(Glu) = L-glutamyl-tRNA(Glu) + NADPH. HAMAP-Rule MF_00087

Pathway

Porphyrin-containing compound metabolism; protoporphyrin-IX biosynthesis; 5-aminolevulinate from L-glutamyl-tRNA(Glu): step 1/2. HAMAP-Rule MF_00087

Subunit structure

Homodimer By similarity. HAMAP-Rule MF_00087

Domain

Possesses an unusual extended V-shaped dimeric structure with each monomer consisting of three distinct domains arranged along a curved 'spinal' alpha-helix. The N-terminal catalytic domain specifically recognizes the glutamate moiety of the substrate. The second domain is the NADPH-binding domain, and the third C-terminal domain is responsible for dimerization By similarity. HAMAP-Rule MF_00087

Miscellaneous

During catalysis, the active site Cys acts as a nucleophile attacking the alpha-carbonyl group of tRNA-bound glutamate with the formation of a thioester intermediate between enzyme and glutamate, and the concomitant release of tRNA(Glu). The thioester intermediate is finally reduced by direct hydride transfer from NADPH, to form the product GSA By similarity.

Sequence similarities

Belongs to the glutamyl-tRNA reductase family.

Ontologies

Keywords
   Biological processPorphyrin biosynthesis
   LigandNADP
   Molecular functionOxidoreductase
   Technical termComplete proteome
Gene Ontology (GO)
   Biological_processprotoporphyrinogen IX biosynthetic process

Inferred from electronic annotation. Source: UniProtKB-UniPathway

   Molecular_functionNADP binding

Inferred from electronic annotation. Source: InterPro

glutamyl-tRNA reductase activity

Inferred from electronic annotation. Source: UniProtKB-HAMAP

Complete GO annotation...

Sequence annotation (Features)

Feature keyPosition(s)LengthDescriptionGraphical viewFeature identifier

Molecule processing

Chain1 – 418418Glutamyl-tRNA reductase HAMAP-Rule MF_00087
PRO_1000004594

Regions

Nucleotide binding185 – 1906NADP By similarity
Region49 – 524Substrate binding By similarity
Region110 – 1123Substrate binding By similarity

Sites

Active site501Nucleophile By similarity
Binding site1051Substrate By similarity
Binding site1161Substrate By similarity
Site951Important for activity By similarity

Sequences

Sequence LengthMass (Da)Tools
Q5P7G6 [UniParc].

Last modified January 4, 2005. Version 1.
Checksum: 308581D58B76AC8C

FASTA41846,624
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MQLYALGLNH HTAPLTIREQ VAFQPERLDD ALHDLTHERT VREAAILSTC NRTELYFATE 

        70         80         90        100        110        120 
QPQHAADWLA RFHHMPLSEV SPYLYTYPQR DAIRHVFRVA SGLDSMVLGE PQILGQVKDA 

       130        140        150        160        170        180 
VRRAEEAGTM GTLLHKLFQN TFAVAKEVRS TTAIGANIVS MAAAALHLSE RIFERMSDQR 

       190        200        210        220        230        240 
VLFIGAGEMI ELCAAYFAGA CPKRIAVANR TEARAQLVAH RFGAEVMRLD VVGEMLPHFD 

       250        260        270        280        290        300 
VVVSCTASPL PIVGLGMVER AIKARRHRPI VMVDLAVPRD IEAEVGELDD VFLYTVDDLA 

       310        320        330        340        350        360 
QIVDAGLESR QQAVLEAEEI IDSRVNGFLH WMQARDAVPT IRALRQHAET VRAVELERAT 

       370        380        390        400        410 
RLLAKGEDPR KVLDALSHGL INKLMHSPTR YLNQSEGEQQ ADASRLVQQL FNLSNSPD 

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References

[1]"The genome sequence of an anaerobic aromatic-degrading denitrifying bacterium, strain EbN1."
Rabus R., Kube M., Heider J., Beck A., Heitmann K., Widdel F., Reinhardt R.
Arch. Microbiol. 183:27-36(2005) [PubMed] [Europe PMC] [Abstract]
Cited for: NUCLEOTIDE SEQUENCE [LARGE SCALE GENOMIC DNA].
Strain: EbN1.

Cross-references

Sequence databases

EMBL
GenBank
DDBJ
CR555306 Genomic DNA. Translation: CAI06745.1.
RefSeqYP_157646.1. NC_006513.1.

3D structure databases

ProteinModelPortalQ5P7G6.
ModBaseSearch...
MobiDBSearch...

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRING76114.ebA1179.

Protocols and materials databases

StructuralBiologyKnowledgebaseSearch...

Genome annotation databases

EnsemblBacteriaCAI06745; CAI06745; ebA1179.
GeneID3179696.
KEGGeba:ebA1179.
PATRIC20967337. VBIAroAro98752_0635.

Organism-specific databases

CMRSearch...

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGCOG0373.
HOGENOMHOG000109650.
KOK02492.
OMAKMLHGTM.
OrthoDBEOG6MWNBM.

Enzyme and pathway databases

BioCycAARO76114:GJTA-636-MONOMER.
UniPathwayUPA00251; UER00316.

Family and domain databases

Gene3D3.40.50.720. 1 hit.
HAMAPMF_00087. Glu_tRNA_reductase.
InterProIPR000343. 4pyrrol_synth_GluRdtase.
IPR015896. 4pyrrol_synth_GluRdtase_dimer.
IPR015895. 4pyrrol_synth_GluRdtase_N.
IPR016040. NAD(P)-bd_dom.
IPR018214. Pyrrol_synth_GluRdtase_CS.
IPR006151. Shikm_DH/Glu-tRNA_Rdtase.
[Graphical view]
PfamPF00745. GlutR_dimer. 1 hit.
PF05201. GlutR_N. 1 hit.
PF01488. Shikimate_DH. 1 hit.
[Graphical view]
PIRSFPIRSF000445. 4pyrrol_synth_GluRdtase. 1 hit.
SUPFAMSSF69075. SSF69075. 1 hit.
SSF69742. SSF69742. 1 hit.
TIGRFAMsTIGR01035. hemA. 1 hit.
PROSITEPS00747. GLUTR. 1 hit.
[Graphical view]
ProtoNetSearch...

Entry information

Entry nameHEM1_AROAE
AccessionPrimary (citable) accession number: Q5P7G6
Entry history
Integrated into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: January 15, 2008
Last sequence update: January 4, 2005
Last modified: May 14, 2014
This is version 77 of the entry and version 1 of the sequence. [Complete history]
Entry statusReviewed (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)
Annotation programProkaryotic Protein Annotation Program

Relevant documents

SIMILARITY comments

Index of protein domains and families

PATHWAY comments

Index of metabolic and biosynthesis pathways