Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000152.1:
Cluster 1Polyketide159725

BGC0000152, sterigmatocystin biosynthetic gene cluster from Aspergillus nidulans. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: sterigmatocystin
PubChem ID: 5280389
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Molecular formula: C18H12O6
Average molecular mass: 324.288 Da

Class-specific details

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

Gene cluster description

sterigmatocystin (BGC0000152). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Polyketide. GenBank U34740. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Brown DW et al. (1996) Twenty-five coregulated transcripts define a sterigmatocystin gene cluster in Aspergillus nidulans. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 93(4):1418-22.
2. Keller NP et al. (1995) stcS, a putative P-450 monooxygenase, is required for the conversion of versicolorin A to sterigmatocystin in Aspergillus nidulans. Appl Environ Microbiol 61(10):3628-32.