Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000587.1:
Cluster 1RiPP116823

BGC0000587, Microcin H47 biosynthetic gene cluster from Escherichia coli. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: Microcin H47

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):
RiPP subclass:

Gene cluster description

Microcin H47 (BGC0000587). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = RiPP. GenBank AJ009631. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Rodriguez E, Lavina M. (1998) Genetic analysis of microcin H47 immunity. Can J Microbiol 44(7):692-7.
2. Rodriguez E et al. (1999) The structural gene for microcin H47 encodes a peptide precursor with antibiotic activity. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 43(9):2176-82.
3. Azpiroz MF et al. (2001) The structure, function, and origin of the microcin H47 ATP-binding cassette exporter indicate its relatedness to that of colicin V. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 45(3):969-72. doi:
4. Rodriguez E, Lavina M. (2003) The proton channel is the minimal structure of ATP synthase necessary and sufficient for microcin h47 antibiotic action. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 47(1):181-7.
5. Azpiroz MF, Lavina M. (2004) Involvement of enterobactin synthesis pathway in production of microcin H47. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 48(4):1235-41.