Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000004.1:
Cluster 1Polyketide189641

BGC0000004, aflatoxin biosynthetic gene cluster from Aspergillus oryzae. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: aflatoxin
PubChem ID: 14421
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Molecular formula: C17H12O7
Average molecular mass: 328.276 Da

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):
Polyketide synthase subclass:
Type I

Gene cluster description

aflatoxin (BGC0000004). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Polyketide. GenBank AB196490. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Tominaga M et al. (2006) Molecular analysis of an inactive aflatoxin biosynthesis gene cluster in Aspergillus oryzae RIB strains. Appl Environ Microbiol 72(1):484-90. doi: