Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000408.1:
Cluster 1NRP141040

BGC0000408, polymyxin biosynthetic gene cluster from Paenibacillus polymyxa. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: polymyxin
PubChem ID: 5702105
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Molecular formula: C56H100N16O17S
Average molecular mass: 1301.571 Da

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):

Gene cluster description

polymyxin (BGC0000408). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = NRP. GenBank EU371992. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Choi SK et al. (2009) Identification of a polymyxin synthetase gene cluster of Paenibacillus polymyxa and heterologous expression of the gene in Bacillus subtilis. J Bacteriol 191(10):3350-8. doi: 10.1128/JB.01728-08. Epub 2009 Mar 20.