2VHS: Cathsilicatein, A Chimera

Cathepsin L mutants with the ability to condense silica from solution have been generated and a 1.5 A crystal structure of one of these chimeras allows us to rationalise the catalytic mechanism of silicic acid condensation.
PDB ID: 2VHSDownload
MMDB ID: 62933
PDB Deposition Date: 2007/11/24
Updated in MMDB: 2011/05
Experimental Method:
x-ray diffraction
Resolution: 1.5  Å
Source Organism:
Similar Structures:
Biological Unit for 2VHS: tetrameric; determined by author and by software (PQS)
Molecular Components in 2VHS
Label Count Molecule
Proteins (4 molecules)
Cathsilicatein(Gene symbol: CTSL)
Molecule annotation
Chemicals (8 molecules)
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