Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000678.1:
Cluster 1Terpene113437

BGC0000678, pentalenolactone biosynthetic gene cluster from Streptomyces avermitilis. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: pentalenolactone
PubChem ID: 24199350
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Molecular formula: C15H16O5
Average molecular mass: 276.288 Da

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):

Gene cluster description

pentalenolactone (BGC0000678). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Terpene. GenBank BA000030, positions 3745497-3758933. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Tetzlaff CN et al. (2006) A gene cluster for biosynthesis of the sesquiterpenoid antibiotic pentalenolactone in Streptomyces avermitilis. Biochemistry 45(19):6179-86. doi: 10.1021/bi060419n.