Motion in Heterotrimeric G protein [gprot]
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Classification Known Domain Motion, Unclassifiable Mechanism [D-?-2]
Structures 1TAG Conformation 1 [ PartsList ] 1GOT Conformation 2 [ PartsList ]
Description Heterotrimeric G protein has been solved in at least three conformations: Unbound, bound to GTP-gamma S and bound to GTP.
Particular values describing motion Experimental Methods = x (Traditional x-ray) Creation Date = 19971130 Modification Date = 19971130
References D G Lambright, J P Noel, H E Hamm, and P B Sigler (1994). Structural determinants for activation of the alpha-subunit of a heterotrimeric G protein. Nature. 369:621-628. [Medline info for 96365222] C Branden and J Tooze. Introduction to Protein Structure.
GO terms associated with structures Molecular function GTP binding, signal transducer activity Biological process signal transduction, G-protein coupled receptor protein signaling pathway
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