Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000259.1:
Cluster 1Polyketide124834

BGC0000259, prodigiosin biosynthetic gene cluster from Serratia marcescens. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: prodigiosin
PubChem ID: 5351169
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Molecular formula: C20H25N3O
Average molecular mass: 323.44 Da

Class-specific details

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

Gene cluster description

prodigiosin (BGC0000259). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Polyketide. GenBank AJ833002. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Harris AK et al. (2004) The Serratia gene cluster encoding biosynthesis of the red antibiotic, prodigiosin, shows species- and strain-dependent genome context variation. Microbiology 150(Pt 11):3547-60. doi: 10.1099/mic.0.27222-0.