Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000505.1:
Cluster 1RiPP1480

BGC0000505, enterocin W alpha / enterocin W beta biosynthetic gene cluster from Enterococcus faecalis. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: enterocin W alpha

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):
RiPP subclass:

Gene cluster description

enterocin W alpha / enterocin W beta (BGC0000505). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = RiPP. GenBank AB600897. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Detailed annotation

No core peptides found.

Literature references

1. Sawa N et al. (2012) Isolation and characterization of enterocin W, a novel two-peptide lantibiotic produced by Enterococcus faecalis NKR-4-1. Appl Environ Microbiol 78(3):900-3. doi: 10.1128/AEM.06497-11. Epub