Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000640.1:
Cluster 1Terpene18814

BGC0000640, carotenoid biosynthetic gene cluster from Enterobacteriaceae bacterium. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: carotenoid
PubChem ID: 446841
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Molecular formula: C46H90O6
Average molecular mass: 739.22 Da

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):

Gene cluster description

carotenoid (BGC0000640). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Terpene. GenBank DQ090834. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Sedkova N et al. (2005) Diversity of carotenoid synthesis gene clusters from environmental Enterobacteriaceae strains. Appl Environ Microbiol 71(12):8141-6. doi: