Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000810.1:
Cluster 1Alkaloid1264207

BGC0000810, benzoxazinone DIMBOA biosynthetic gene cluster from Zea mays. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: benzoxazinone DIMBOA
PubChem ID: 2358
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Molecular formula: C9H9NO5
Average molecular mass: 211.173 Da

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):

Gene cluster description

benzoxazinone DIMBOA (BGC0000810). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Alkaloid. GenBank CM000780, positions 3003162-3267368. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Literature references

1. von Rad U et al. (2001) Two glucosyltransferases are involved in detoxification of benzoxazinoids in maize. Plant J 28(6):633-42.
2. Frey M et al. (2003) A 2-oxoglutarate-dependent dioxygenase is integrated in DIMBOA-biosynthesis. Phytochemistry 62(3):371-6.
3. Jonczyk R et al. (2008) Elucidation of the final reactions of DIMBOA-glucoside biosynthesis in maize: characterization of Bx6 and Bx7. Plant Physiol 146(3):1053-63. doi: 10.1104/pp.107.111237. Epub 2008 Jan