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investigation of the active site of human carbonic anhydrase B by photo-sensitized oxidation

Louis K.M Lam

investigation of the active site of human carbonic anhydrase B by photo-sensitized oxidation

by Louis K.M Lam

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CA carbonic anhydrase CA9 human carbonic anhydrase 9 (gene or mRNA) CA12 human carbonic anhydrase 12 (gene or mRNA) Car9 mouse carbonic anhydrase 9 (gene or mRNA) CA-RP carbonic anhydrase-related protein ccRCC clear cell renal cell carcinoma CNS central nervous system Cp crossing point CRL crown-rump length E. coli Escherichia coli ED embryonic day. Carbonic anhydrase plays important role in life. This study sought to demonstrate the feasibility of detecting carbonic anhydrase activity in the human brain in vivo. After oral administration of.

tumor marker clearly merit further investigation. The growing carbonic anhydrase (CA) gene family includes nine enzymatically active CAs and three acatalytic CA-related proteins (CA-RPs). The active CAs catalyze the reversible hydration of CO2 in the reaction CO2 1 H2O ^HCO 3 2 1 H1 (1–4). The CA isozymes differ in their kinetic properties, their. The carbonic anhydrases (or carbonate dehydratases) form a family of enzymes that catalyze the interconversion between carbon dioxide and water and the dissociated ions of carbonic acid (i.e. bicarbonate and hydrogen ions). The active site of most carbonic anhydrases contains a zinc ion. They are therefore classified as enzyme maintains acid-base balance and helps .

Photoswitchable: The activity of a dithienylethene‐based human carbonic anhydrase inhibitor (hCAI) can be regulated using ting the flexible, ring‐open isomer of the photoswitch into the rigid, ring‐closed isomer using UV light reduces the inhibition and increases the activity of hCAI by 50‐fold. • Carbonic Anhydrase Catalyzes the Reaction of water + carbon dioxide to form bicarbonate. (e.g., CA) 2. Structural: required for the stability of a protein structure, or arrangement of an active site (e.g., CuZnSOD) 3. Regulatory: Zn-free enzyme has activity, addition of Zn. 2+ • 2+ is the only accessible oxidation state (d.


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Investigation of the active site of human carbonic anhydrase B by photo-sensitized oxidation by Louis K.M Lam Download PDF EPUB FB2

Abstract. A stop-flow kinetic study was performed on the carbon dioxide hydration activity of the human carbonic anhydrase B isoenzyme carboxymethylated at its histidineand of the human C isoenzyme carboxyketoethylated at its histidine The Michaelis-Menten parameters determined between pH and showed striking differences between the native and the alkylated enzymes, Cited by: Molecular dynamics has been used to study binding of substrate CO2 to the active site of human carbonic anhydrase II.

Three potential CO2 binding sites have been located. The first is at the active-site hydrophobic pocket (the catalytically productive site), where CO2 is approximately A from the zinc ion and interacts with His, His Cited by:   Human erythrocyte carbonic anhydrase isozyme B was measured by a specific and immunological method.

The levels of carbonic anhydrase B were determined in normal subjects, patients with hyperthyroidism, and patients with chronic obstructive lung disease and patients with epilepsy under treatment with acetazolamide, using the rapid assay method of single radial Cited by: Human Carbonic Anhydrase.

VI Vol. No. 4 TABLE II Distribution of carbonic anhydrase isozymes in old and young erythrocytes Type and CA0 B. T D A B Basic componentsd C.M+N G+H Basic componentsd Ratio of B type to C type Total isozymes recovered Experiment I” Experiment IP - - Cited by:   Introduction.

Despite the large plethora of carbonic anhydrase (CA) inhibitors published so far, in-depth crystallographic studies demonstrating the exhaustive mechanism of inhibition of each chemical class have been validated and reported only for few of them.They usually coordinate the catalytic Zn(II) ion in the active site (e.g., deprotonated primary and secondary sulfonamides and Author: Simone Carradori, Paolo Guglielmi.

1. Introduction. Carbonic anhydrase (CA) enzymes (EC ) are ubiquitous in the biosphere. They catalyse the reversible hydration of carbon dioxide to the bicarbonate ion, i.e.: (1) CO 2 + H 2 O ⇄ k 2 k 1 HCO 3 − + H + There are four main classes of CA: α, β, γ, and δ; recently the ε class was also terms of the distribution of CAs within the biosphere, animals only.

Role of histidine 64 in the catalytic mechanism of human carbonic anhydrase II studied with a site-specific mutant. Biochemistry 28(19), – (). •• Shows the role of His64 as proton ef, Medline, CAS, Google Scholar; 10 Briganti F, Mangani S, Orioli P, Scozzafava A, Vernaglione G, Supuran CT.

Bioinspired design of mesoporous silica complex based on active site of carbonic anhydrase. Journal of Molecular Catalysis A: Chemical, DOI: /a Tengxiang Xie, Yanyou Wu.

The role of microalgae and their carbonic anhydrase on the biological dissolution of limestone. The catalytic domains of all human CAs have highly conserved sequence and three-dimensional structure.

Sequence comparisons revealed significant sequence similarities among all CAs ().The sequence length of CA ranges from to amino acid residues with conserved active sites at His64 and Tyr (Proton acceptor)7, 40, 41 ().The co-factor of CA is Zn 2+, which forms a close.

Function of Carbonic Anhydrase •The carbonic anhydrases (CA) form a family of enzymes that catalyze: •The transport of CO 2 around the respiratory system is vital, however the solubility of CO 2 in water at physiological conditions is very small •Carbonic anhydrase enhances the solubility of CO 2 by catalyzing its conversion to the more soluble HCO.

Chapter 1: Human carbonic anhydrase II and enzyme modelling 15 Reaction and function 15 Structure 17 Significance of pK a within the active site 21 Deep water molecule and water network 26 His and the proton shuttle mechanism 26 Mechanism of the active site LastName, A.A.; LastName, B.B.; LastName, C.C.

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Liang, J.-Y. & Lipscomb, W. Binding of substrate CO 2 to the active site of human carbonic anhydrase II: a molecular dynamics study (zinc enzyme/binding pathway/enzyme-substrate interaction). Proc. Abstract. In human body there are 15 proteins that possess highly homologous β-sheet-based structure called carbonic anhydrases (CAs) because 12 of them catalyze the reversible hydration of carbon dioxide to bicarbonate and acid protons using the Open image in new window that is located in the active site of catalytically active CA.

The remaining 3 CA isoforms do not possess this catalytic. Solvent Dynamics and Mechanism of Proton Transfer in Human Carbonic Anhydrase II. Carbonic Anhydrase and Organic Chemical Pollutants. As regards the sensitivity of carbonic anhydrase to organic chemical pollutants, most of the available data were obtained from pesticides, which represent one of the most worrying classes of chemical contaminants in term of toxicological risk for humans and wildlife.

Carbonic Anhydrase: Zinc and the Mechanism of Catalysis. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences(1 Biology and C), DOI: /jtbx. YESHAYAU POCKER, THOMAS L. DEITS. Active-Site Mechanisms of the Carbonic Anhydrases.

2. Carbonic anhydrase — the enzyme. CA is a zinc metalloenzyme that catalyzes the reversible reactions of CO 2 and water: CO 2 + H 2 O ↔ H + + HCO 3 −.It was discovered in in RBCs as a result of the realization (see the work of Faurholt,Henriques, a, Henriques, b) that the uncatalyzed rate of HCO 3 − dehydration was too low to support CO 2 excretion during the.

Menchise, V. et al. Carbonic anhydrase inhibitors: Stacking with Phe determines active site binding region of inhibitors as exemplified by the X-ray crystal structure of a membrane-impermeant. After carbamylation of unpurified hemolysates, the human carbonic anhydrases B and C may be determined by electrophoresis in antibody containing agarose.

With the technique used no drop in antigen-antibody combining power is seen. The day to day reproducibility in terms of coefficient of variation was % for CA B and % for CA C.

Inhibition Profiling of Human Carbonic Anhydrase II by High-Throughput Screening of Structurally Diverse, Biologically Active Compounds REMA IYER,1 ALBERT A. BARRESE III 2 SHILPA PARAKH,3 CHRISTIAN N. PARKER,4 and BRIAN C. TRIPP5 Human carbonic anhydrase II (CA II), a zinc metalloenzyme, was screened against structurally diverse, biologically.Ab initio calculations have been performed to probe possible proton-transfer pathways in carbonic anhydrase.

It is found that the proton transfer in the dehydration direction involves an energy barrier of around 8−10 kcal/mol, which agrees well with experiment, while the proton-transfer barrier in the hydration (away from zinc) direction is sensitive to the histidine ligand bonding around.To test the hypothesis that histidine 64 in the active site of human carbonic anhydrase II functions as a proton-transfer group in the catalysis of CO2 hydration, we have studied a site-specific.