Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000799.1:
Cluster 1Saccharide123911

BGC0000799, colanic acid biosynthetic gene cluster from Escherichia coli. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: colanic acid

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):

Gene cluster description

colanic acid (BGC0000799). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Saccharide. GenBank U38473. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Stevenson G et al. (1996) Organization of the Escherichia coli K-12 gene cluster responsible for production of the extracellular polysaccharide colanic acid. J Bacteriol 178(16):4885-93.