Summary: Magnesium chelatase, subunit ChlI
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|PDB structures||RCSB PDB PDBe PDBsum|
|Gene Ontology||AmiGO / QuickGO|
|Magnesium chelatase, ChlI subunit|
Magnesium-chelatase is a three-component enzyme that catalyses the insertion of Mg2+ into protoporphyrin IX. This is the first unique step in the synthesis of chlorophyll and bacteriochlorophyll. As a result, it is thought that Mg-chelatase has an important role in channeling intermediates into the (bacterio)chlorophyll branch in response to conditions suitable for photosynthetic growth:
+ ATP + H
2O ADP + phosphate + Mg-protoporphyrin IX + 2 H+
This enzyme belongs to the family of ligases, specifically those forming nitrogen-D-metal bonds in coordination complexes. The systematic name of this enzyme class is Mg-protoporphyrin IX magnesium-lyase. Other names in common use include protoporphyrin IX magnesium-chelatase, protoporphyrin IX Mg-chelatase, magnesium-protoporphyrin IX chelatase, magnesium-protoporphyrin chelatase, magnesium-chelatase, Mg-chelatase, and Mg-protoporphyrin IX magnesio-lyase. This enzyme is part of the biosynthetic pathway to chlorophylls.
- Willows, Robert D. (2003). "Biosynthesis of chlorophylls from protoporphyrin IX". Natural Product Reports. 20 (6): 327â€“341. doi:10.1039/B110549N. PMIDÂ 12828371.
- Bollivar, David W. (2007). "Recent advances in chlorophyll biosynthesis". Photosynthesis Research. 90 (2): 173â€“194. doi:10.1007/s11120-006-9076-6. PMIDÂ 17370354. S2CIDÂ 23808539.
- Walker CJ, Weinstein JD (1991). "In vitro assay of the chlorophyll biosynthetic enzyme Mg-chelatase: resolution of the activity into soluble and membrane-bound fractions". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 88 (13): 5789â€“93. Bibcode:1991PNAS...88.5789W. doi:10.1073/pnas.88.13.5789. PMCÂ 51963. PMIDÂ 11607197.
- Walker CJ, Willows RD (Oct 15, 1997). "Mechanism and regulation of Mg-chelatase". Biochem. J. 327 (2): 321â€“33. doi:10.1042/bj3270321. PMCÂ 1218797. PMIDÂ 9359397.
- Al-Karadaghi S; Hansson, A; Hansson, M; Olsen, JG; Gough, S; Willows, RD; Al-Karadaghi, S (2001). "Interplay between an AAA module and an integrin I domain may regulate the function of magnesium chelatase". J. Mol. Biol. 311 (1): 111â€“22. doi:10.1006/jmbi.2001.4834. PMIDÂ 11469861.
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Magnesium-chelatase is a three-component enzyme that catalyses the insertion of Mg2+ into protoporphyrin IX. This is the first unique step in the synthesis of (bacterio)chlorophyll. Due to this, it is thought that Mg-chelatase has an important role in channelling inter- mediates into the (bacterio)chlorophyll branch in response to conditions suitable for photosynthetic growth. ChlI and BchD have molecular weight between 38-42 kDa.
Petersen BL, Jensen PE, Gibson LC, Stummann BM, Hunter CN, Henningsen KW; , J Bacteriol 1998;180:699-704.: Reconstitution of an active magnesium chelatase enzyme complex from the bchI, -D, and -H gene products of the green sulfur bacterium Chlorobium vibrioforme expressed in Escherichia coli. PUBMED:9457877 EPMC:9457877
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InterPro entry IPR000523
This domain can be found in the magnesium chelatase ChlI subunit, the catalytic domain that binds and hydrolyses ATP. This domain contains the nucleotide binding Walker motif [ PUBMED:17472958 ] and can also be found in the competence protein ComM from Haemophilus influenzae and Lon proteases from archaea.
Magnesium-chelatase is a three-component enzyme that catalyses the insertion of Mg 2+ into protoporphyrin IX. This is the first unique step in the synthesis of (bacterio)chlorophyll. As a result, it is thought that Mg-chelatase has an important role in channeling intermediates into the (bacterio)chlorophyll branch in response to conditions suitable for photosynthetic growth. ChlI and BchD have molecular weights between 38-42kDa [ PUBMED:9359397 , PUBMED:9457877 ].
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|Molecular function||ATP binding (GO:0005524)|
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|Seed source:||Pfam-B_616 (release 3.0)|
|Author:||Bateman A , Finn RD|
|Number in seed:||52|
|Number in full:||9772|
|Average length of the domain:||169.20 aa|
|Average identity of full alignment:||40 %|
|Average coverage of the sequence by the domain:||34.02 %|
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