Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000644.1:
Cluster 1Terpene16312

BGC0000644, carotenoid biosynthetic gene cluster from Dietzia sp. CQ4. 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 (BGC0000644). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Terpene. GenBank DQ369754. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Literature references

1. Tao L et al. (2007) Genes from a Dietzia sp. for synthesis of C40 and C50 beta-cyclic carotenoids. Gene 386(1-2):90-7. doi: 10.1016/j.gene.2006.08.006. Epub 2006 Aug