Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000774.1:
Cluster 1Saccharide137753

BGC0000774, lipopolysaccharide biosynthetic gene cluster from Xanthomonas campestris. Locus 1. Full MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: lipopolysaccharide
Molecular activity: Other

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):
Saccharide subclass:
Specificity: Unknown
Evidence for specificity: Unknown
Specificity: Unknown
Evidence for specificity: Unknown
Specificity: Unknown
Evidence for specificity: Unknown

Gene cluster description

lipopolysaccharide (BGC0000774). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Saccharide. GenBank AF204145. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Homologous known gene clusters

General MIBiG information on this cluster

Complete gene cluster sequence?complete
Evidence for cluster-compound connection:Knock-out studies
Contact for this cluster:Frank-Joerg Vorhoelter (Bielefeld University)

Literature references

1. Vorholter FJ et al. (2008) The genome of Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris B100 and its use for the reconstruction of metabolic pathways involved in xanthan biosynthesis. J Biotechnol 134(1-2):33-45. doi: 10.1016/j.jbiotec.2007.12.013.
2. Vorholter FJ et al. (2001) Lipopolysaccharide biosynthesis in Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris: a cluster of 15 genes is involved in the biosynthesis of the LPS O-antigen and the LPS core. Mol Genet Genomics 266(1):79-95.
3. Koplin R et al. (1993) A 3.9-kb DNA region of Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris that is necessary for lipopolysaccharide production encodes a set of enzymes involved in the synthesis of dTDP-rhamnose. J Bacteriol 175(24):7786-92.
4. Koplin R et al. (1992) Genetics of xanthan production in Xanthomonas campestris: the xanA and xanB genes are involved in UDP-glucose and GDP-mannose biosynthesis. J Bacteriol 174(1):191-9.