Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000176.1:
Cluster 1Other169641

BGC0000176, difficidin biosynthetic gene cluster from Bacillus amyloliquefaciens. Locus 1. Full MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: difficidin
PubChem ID: 6438594
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Molecular formula: C31H45O6P
Average molecular mass: 544.669 Da
Molecular activity: Unknown

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):
Other biosynthetic class:

Gene cluster description

difficidin (BGC0000176). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Other. GenBank AJ634062. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

Homologous known gene clusters

General MIBiG information on this cluster

Complete gene cluster sequence?complete
Evidence for cluster-compound connection:Knock-out studies
Contact for this cluster:Rainer Borriss (Humboldt University Berlin)

Literature references

1. Chen XH et al. (2006) Structural and functional characterization of three polyketide synthase gene clusters in Bacillus amyloliquefaciens FZB 42. J Bacteriol 188(11):4024-36. doi: 10.1128/JB.00052-06.