Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000022.1:
Cluster 1Polyketide141240

BGC0000022, asperfuranone biosynthetic gene cluster from Aspergillus nidulans. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: asperfuranone

Class-specific details

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

Gene cluster description

asperfuranone (BGC0000022). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Polyketide. GenBank AACD01000015, positions 111993-153232. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Chiang YM et al. (2009) A gene cluster containing two fungal polyketide synthases encodes the biosynthetic pathway for a polyketide, asperfuranone, in Aspergillus nidulans. J Am Chem Soc 131(8):2965-70. doi: 10.1021/ja8088185.