Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000039.1:
Cluster 1Polyketide138231

BGC0000039, compactin biosynthetic gene cluster from Penicillium citrinum. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: compactin
PubChem ID: 64715
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Molecular formula: C23H34O5
Average molecular mass: 390.52 Da

Class-specific details

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

Gene cluster description

compactin (BGC0000039). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Polyketide. GenBank AB072893. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Abe Y et al. (2002) Molecular cloning and characterization of an ML-236B (compactin) biosynthetic gene cluster in Penicillium citrinum. Mol Genet Genomics 267(5):636-46. doi: 10.1007/s00438-002-0697-y. Epub
2. Abe Y et al. (2002) Effect of increased dosage of the ML-236B (compactin) biosynthetic gene cluster on ML-236B production in Penicillium citrinum. Mol Genet Genomics 268(1):130-7. doi: 10.1007/s00438-002-0736-8. Epub