Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000536.1:
Cluster 1RiPP113530

BGC0000536, nisin Q biosynthetic gene cluster from Lactococcus lactis. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: nisin Q

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):
RiPP subclass:

Gene cluster description

nisin Q (BGC0000536). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = RiPP. GenBank AB362350. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Detailed annotation

nisQ leader / core peptide, putative Class I


Dha: Didehydroalanine
Dhb: Didehydrobutyrine

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Yoneyama F et al. (2008) Biosynthetic characterization and biochemical features of the third natural nisin variant, nisin Q, produced by Lactococcus lactis 61-14. J Appl Microbiol 105(6):1982-90. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2672.2008.03958.x.