Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000098.1:
Cluster 1Polyketide145000

BGC0000098, monacolin K biosynthetic gene cluster from Monascus pilosus. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: monacolin K
PubChem ID: 129467
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Molecular formula: C23H34O6
Average molecular mass: 406.519 Da

Class-specific details

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

Gene cluster description

monacolin K (BGC0000098). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Polyketide. GenBank DQ176595. Click on genes for more information.

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biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Chen YP et al. (2008) Cloning and characterization of monacolin K biosynthetic gene cluster from Monascus pilosus. J Agric Food Chem 56(14):5639-46. doi: 10.1021/jf800595k. Epub 2008