Figure 1.

Linking RNase activity and high-order oligomerization of Ire1 kinase/RNase. (a) Cooperative activation of Ire1 RNase with and without 2 mmol ADP Mg [8]. The dashed line marks the standard assay condition at 3 ╬╝mol Ire1KR32. (b) Opacity at 500 nm versus concentration of Ire1KR32 with and without 2 mmol ADP Mg. (c) RNase activation profiles for Ire1KR32, Ire1KR32(D797N, K799N) bearing a catalytically disabled, unphosphorylated kinase domain, and for Ire1KR32(E715K). Reactions were conducted as in (a) in the presence of 2 mmol ADP Mg. (d) OD500 response versus concentration of Ire1KR32, Ire1KR32(D797N, K799N) and Ire1KR32(E715K). Assays were conducted as in (b) in the presence of 2 mmol ADP Mg.

Korennykh et al. BMC Biology 2011 9:48   doi:10.1186/1741-7007-9-48
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