Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000800.1:
Cluster 1Saccharide116075

BGC0000800, xanthan biosynthetic gene cluster from Xanthomonas campestris. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: xanthan
PubChem ID: 52940152
SMILES string: Copy to clipboard
Molecular formula: C85H137O33P2-3
Average molecular mass: 1748.946 Da

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):

Gene cluster description

xanthan (BGC0000800). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Saccharide. GenBank U22511. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Literature references

1. Becker A et al. (1998) Xanthan gum biosynthesis and application: a biochemical/genetic perspective. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 50(2):145-52.