Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000121.1:
Cluster 1Polyketide149130

BGC0000121, pestheic acid biosynthetic gene cluster from Pestalotiopsis fici. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: pestheic acid
PubChem ID: 9842980
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Molecular formula: C17H15ClO8
Average molecular mass: 382.749 Da

Class-specific details

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

Gene cluster description

pestheic acid (BGC0000121). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Polyketide. GenBank KC145148. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Xu X et al. (2014) Identification of the first diphenyl ether gene cluster for pestheic acid biosynthesis in plant endophyte Pestalotiopsis fici. Chembiochem 15(2):284-92. doi: 10.1002/cbic.201300626. Epub 2013 Dec