|Gene:||ndh||Accession Numbers: EG10649 (MetaCyc), b1109, ECK1095|
Synonyms: NDH-2, NADH dhII, NADH dehydrogenase II, NQR, NADH-quinone reductase
Species: Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655
NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase II (NDH-2) is a type IIA NADH dehydrogenase that catalyzes the transfer of electrons from NADH to the quinone pool in the cytoplasmic membrane. NDH-2 is one of two distinct NADH dehydrogenases in E. coli. In contrast to NDH-1 (encoded by the nuo genes), NDH-2 utilizes NADH exclusively, and electron flow from NADH to ubiquinone does not generate an electrochemical gradient [Matsushita87, Hayashi89, Calhoun93].
During glucose limited aerobic growth E. coli directs electron flux through both NADH dehydrogenases [Calhoun93a]. Electron transport from NADH to oxygen is not affected in a strain lacking NDH-I but is significantly reduced in a strain lacking NDH-II; similarly nitrate respiration with NADH was only slightly affected in a strain lacking NDH-I but significantly reduced in a strain lacking NDH-II. This suggests that NDH-II is used preferentially in aerobic and nitrate respiration [Tran97].
NDH-2 is a strongly membrane-associated protein; it contains an FAD cofactor and copurifies with phospholipids [Young78, Jaworowski81, Campbell83]. Phosphatidylethanolamine appears to be required for full enzymatic activity in vivo [Mileykovskaya93]. The enzyme contains a thiolate-bound Cu(I) ion, and a putative copper binding site has been identified [Rapisarda02]. Heterooligomers of NDH-1 and NDH-2 have been identified by electrophoresis and sucrose gradient centrifugation is suggestive of a supramolecular organisation in the membrane [Sousa11].
NDH-2 can generate superoxide radicals and hydrogen peroxide by autooxidation of the FAD cofactor [Messner99] when the enzyme is overproduced or in the absence of quinones [Seaver04]. However, under regular growth conditions, it is not the primary source of intracellular hydrogen peroxide [Seaver04]. NDH-2 also has cupric reductase activity that is dependend on FAD or quinones. Under experimental conditions, the reductase activity was observed simultaneously with the dehydrogenase function linked to the respiratory chain [Rapisarda99]. NDH-2 mutants are more sensitive to copper toxicity; NDH-2 may have a role in copper homeostasis [RodriguezMontel06, Volentini11].
Sequence analysis predicts that NDH-2 contains four domains: a FAD binding domain containing a conserved FAD binding motif; and NADH binding domain with a conserved NADH binding motif, a membrane anchoring domain containing two predicted transmembrane regions and a copper binding domain containing two conserved cysteine residues that may be copper ligands [Rapisarda02]. Based on the remote similarity of NDH-2 to the SCOP family of FAD/NAD-linked reductases, a structural model of NDH-2 has been proposed [Schmid04].
The originally isolated ndh mutant [Young76] was not a single-locus mutant; it also contained a disruption of the nuo locus, encoding NDH-1 [Calhoun93]. Only strains containing mutations in both NADH dehydrogenases are unable to grow on mannitol as the sole source of carbon [Calhoun93]. Metabolic effects of an ndh null mutation alone and in combination with various other mutations have been investigated [Yun05].
Ndh: "NADH dehydrogenase" [Young76]
Locations: inner membrane
|Map Position: [1,165,308 -> 1,166,612]|
Molecular Weight of Polypeptide: 47.359 kD (from nucleotide sequence), 45.0 kD (experimental) [Young78 ]
Unification Links: ASAP:ABE-0003746 , CGSC:457 , DIP:DIP-10325N , EchoBASE:EB0643 , EcoGene:EG10649 , EcoliWiki:b1109 , ModBase:P00393 , OU-Microarray:b1109 , PortEco:ndh , PR:PRO_000023365 , Pride:P00393 , Protein Model Portal:P00393 , RefSeq:NP_415627 , RegulonDB:EG10649 , SMR:P00393 , String:511145.b1109 , UniProt:P00393
Relationship Links: InterPro:IN-FAMILY:IPR001327 , InterPro:IN-FAMILY:IPR013027 , InterPro:IN-FAMILY:IPR023753 , PDB:Structure:1OZK , Pfam:IN-FAMILY:PF00070 , Pfam:IN-FAMILY:PF07992 , Prints:IN-FAMILY:PR00368
|Biological Process:||GO:0009060 - aerobic respiration
GO:0009061 - anaerobic respiration [Tran97]
GO:0019646 - aerobic electron transport chain [Matsushita87, Jaworowski81a]
GO:0055070 - copper ion homeostasis [RodriguezMontel06, Volentini11]
GO:0055114 - oxidation-reduction process [UniProtGOA11, GOA01a]
|Molecular Function:||GO:0008137 - NADH dehydrogenase (ubiquinone) activity
GO:0050660 - flavin adenine dinucleotide binding [GOA01a, Hayashi89, Jaworowski81]
GO:0003954 - NADH dehydrogenase activity [GOA01]
GO:0016491 - oxidoreductase activity [UniProtGOA11, GOA01a]
|Cellular Component:||GO:0005886 - plasma membrane
[UniProtGOA11a, UniProtGOA11, Jaworowski81, Young78]
GO:0030964 - NADH dehydrogenase complex [Jaworowski81]
GO:0005887 - integral component of plasma membrane [RodriguezMontel06]
GO:0016020 - membrane [UniProtGOA11]
|MultiFun Terms:||metabolism → energy metabolism, carbon → aerobic respiration|
|metabolism → energy production/transport → electron donors|
Enzymatic reaction of: NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase
Synonyms: NADH dehydrogenase
EC Number: 220.127.116.11
Enzyme activity in vitro was generally measured with ubiquinone-1 as the electron acceptor. The physiological electron acceptor is expected to be ubiquinone-8.
The apparent Km for ubiquinone-1 is <5 µM. The enzyme has no detectable activity with NADPH as substrate [Jaworowski81a].
Enzymatic reaction of: NADH cupric reductase (NADH:ubiquinone oxidoreductase II)
Synonyms: NADH-linked cupric reductase, cupric reductase
EC Number: 1.16.1.-
The reaction direction shown, that is, A + B ↔ C + D versus C + D ↔ A + B, is in accordance with the direction in which it was curated.
Reversibility of this reaction is unspecified.
The enzyme is specific for copper and does not reduce Fe(III) to Fe(II) [Rapisarda99].
|Chain||2 -> 434|
|Protein-Segment||6 -> 121|
|Flavin-Binding-Region||7 -> 42|
|Nucleotide-Phosphate-Binding-Region||7 -> 42|
|Protein-Segment||170 -> 278|
|Nucleotide-Phosphate-Binding-Region||171 -> 208|
|Protein-Binding-Region||305 -> 377|
10/20/97 Gene b1109 from Blattner lab Genbank (v. M52) entry merged into EcoCyc gene EG10649; confirmed by SwissProt match.
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RodriguezMontel06: Rodriguez-Montelongo L, Volentini SI, Farias RN, Massa EM, Rapisarda VA (2006). "The Cu(II)-reductase NADH dehydrogenase-2 of Escherichia coli improves the bacterial growth in extreme copper concentrations and increases the resistance to the damage caused by copper and hydroperoxide." Arch Biochem Biophys 451(1);1-7. PMID: 16759635
RodriguezMontel95: Rodriguez-Montelongo L, Farias RN, Massa EM (1995). "Sites of electron transfer to membrane-bound copper and hydroperoxide-induced damage in the respiratory chain of Escherichia coli." Arch Biochem Biophys 323(1);19-26. PMID: 7487066
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