Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000218.1:
Cluster 1Polyketide18737

BGC0000218, doxorubicin biosynthetic gene cluster from Streptomyces peucetius. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: doxorubicin
PubChem ID: 31703
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Molecular formula: C27H29NO11
Average molecular mass: 543.525 Da

Class-specific details

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

Gene cluster description

doxorubicin (BGC0000218). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Polyketide. GenBank L35560. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Grimm A et al. (1994) Characterization of the Streptomyces peucetius ATCC 29050 genes encoding doxorubicin polyketide synthase. Gene 151(1-2):1-10.