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Protein

Glutamyl-tRNA reductase

Gene

hemA

Organism
Pyrobaculum aerophilum (strain ATCC 51768 / IM2 / DSM 7523 / JCM 9630 / NBRC 100827)
Status
Reviewed-Annotation score: -Protein inferred from homologyi

Functioni

Catalyzes the NADPH-dependent reduction of glutamyl-tRNA(Glu) to glutamate 1-semialdehyde (GSA).UniRule annotation

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.UniRule annotation

Catalytic activityi

L-glutamate 1-semialdehyde + NADP+ + tRNA(Glu) = L-glutamyl-tRNA(Glu) + NADPH.UniRule annotation

Pathwayi: protoporphyrin-IX biosynthesis

This protein is involved in step 1 of the subpathway that synthesizes 5-aminolevulinate from L-glutamyl-tRNA(Glu).UniRule annotation
Proteins known to be involved in the 2 steps of the subpathway in this organism are:
  1. Glutamyl-tRNA reductase (hemA)
  2. Glutamate-1-semialdehyde 2,1-aminomutase (hemL)
This subpathway is part of the pathway protoporphyrin-IX biosynthesis, which is itself part of Porphyrin-containing compound metabolism.
View all proteins of this organism that are known to be involved in the subpathway that synthesizes 5-aminolevulinate from L-glutamyl-tRNA(Glu), the pathway protoporphyrin-IX biosynthesis and in Porphyrin-containing compound metabolism.

Sites

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Active sitei48NucleophileUniRule annotation1
Sitei88Important for activityUniRule annotation1
Binding sitei98SubstrateUniRule annotation1
Binding sitei109SubstrateUniRule annotation1

Regions

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Nucleotide bindingi177 – 182NADPUniRule annotation6

GO - Molecular functioni

GO - Biological processi

Keywordsi

Molecular functionOxidoreductase
Biological processPorphyrin biosynthesis
LigandNADP

Enzyme and pathway databases

UniPathwayiUPA00251; UER00316

Names & Taxonomyi

Protein namesi
Recommended name:
Glutamyl-tRNA reductaseUniRule annotation (EC:1.2.1.70UniRule annotation)
Short name:
GluTRUniRule annotation
Gene namesi
Name:hemAUniRule annotation
Ordered Locus Names:PAE0601
OrganismiPyrobaculum aerophilum (strain ATCC 51768 / IM2 / DSM 7523 / JCM 9630 / NBRC 100827)
Taxonomic identifieri178306 [NCBI]
Taxonomic lineageiArchaeaCrenarchaeotaThermoproteiThermoprotealesThermoproteaceaePyrobaculum
Proteomesi
  • UP000002439 Componenti: Chromosome

PTM / Processingi

Molecule processing

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
ChainiPRO_00001141081 – 397Glutamyl-tRNA reductaseAdd BLAST397

Proteomic databases

PRIDEiQ8ZYV6

Interactioni

Subunit structurei

Homodimer.UniRule annotation

Protein-protein interaction databases

STRINGi178306.PAE0601

Structurei

3D structure databases

ProteinModelPortaliQ8ZYV6
SMRiQ8ZYV6
ModBaseiSearch...
MobiDBiSearch...

Family & Domainsi

Region

Feature keyPosition(s)DescriptionActionsGraphical viewLength
Regioni47 – 50Substrate bindingUniRule annotation4
Regioni103 – 105Substrate bindingUniRule annotation3

Domaini

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.UniRule annotation

Sequence similaritiesi

Belongs to the glutamyl-tRNA reductase family.UniRule annotation

Phylogenomic databases

eggNOGiarCOG01036 Archaea
COG0373 LUCA
HOGENOMiHOG000112880
InParanoidiQ8ZYV6
KOiK02492
OMAiFAFKCAA
OrthoDBiPOG093Z06M3

Family and domain databases

Gene3Di3.30.460.30, 1 hit
HAMAPiMF_00087 Glu_tRNA_reductase, 1 hit
InterProiView protein in InterPro
IPR000343 4pyrrol_synth_GluRdtase
IPR015895 4pyrrol_synth_GluRdtase_N
IPR018214 GluRdtase_CS
IPR036453 GluRdtase_dimer_dom_sf
IPR036343 GluRdtase_N_sf
IPR036291 NAD(P)-bd_dom_sf
IPR006151 Shikm_DH/Glu-tRNA_Rdtase
PfamiView protein in Pfam
PF05201 GlutR_N, 1 hit
PF01488 Shikimate_DH, 1 hit
PIRSFiPIRSF000445 4pyrrol_synth_GluRdtase, 1 hit
SUPFAMiSSF51735 SSF51735, 1 hit
SSF69075 SSF69075, 1 hit
SSF69742 SSF69742, 1 hit
PROSITEiView protein in PROSITE
PS00747 GLUTR, 1 hit

Sequencei

Sequence statusi: Complete.

Q8ZYV6-1 [UniParc]FASTAAdd to basket

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        10         20         30         40         50
MDLLAPLAAV ILTYREVDAD TLGRVGEEMK KCIEILGVKR PMFVLHTCGR
60 70 80 90 100
VEAYLYNASE EEINSVTLRY RRYAESIRVV RGVEAARHLF RVAAGLESML
110 120 130 140 150
IGETDILGQV EEAFDRQVKA GFTKGLLKTI VERAIRAGKR VRAETGISRG
160 170 180 190 200
PAGLGSLSII YVSQLLDLTK SKVAVLGAGA VGAGLAKELA ERGVAKLYIL
210 220 230 240 250
NRTLEKAVEI ANKLGAEARP LTREEVQKCL MECDVVFSSV HSLEYVIDRV
260 270 280 290 300
PDGAVVKIIV DLGVPQTVAP GLPVRVVRLS DLKQLAEKYS EARKQEAARA
310 320 330 340 350
EAIVEEELAK LPQILARRYI EEAVSHLLEK AMEVAEEEGK RAGCPTAVLA
360 370 380 390
ARTTVKRTLF PIIEVLKKMA EDGRLEDAVK VVEILRSQKP LLRQSEE
Length:397
Mass (Da):43,630
Last modified:March 1, 2002 - v1
Checksum:i8982B6BB6A6FE801
GO

Sequence databases

Select the link destinations:
EMBLi
GenBanki
DDBJi
Links Updated
AE009441 Genomic DNA Translation: AAL62887.1

Genome annotation databases

EnsemblBacteriaiAAL62887; AAL62887; PAE0601
KEGGipai:PAE0601
PATRICifig|178306.9.peg.431

Similar proteinsi

Entry informationi

Entry nameiHEM1_PYRAE
AccessioniPrimary (citable) accession number: Q8ZYV6
Entry historyiIntegrated into UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot: April 3, 2002
Last sequence update: March 1, 2002
Last modified: May 23, 2018
This is version 113 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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