Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000830.1:
Cluster 1Other18319

BGC0000830, violacein biosynthetic gene cluster from uncultured bacterium. Locus 1. Full MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: Violacein
PubChem ID: 9928039
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Molecular formula: C20H13N3O3
Average molecular mass: 343.342 Da
Molecular activity: Cytotoxic
Molecular target: TNF-alpha-1

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):
Other biosynthetic class:

Gene cluster description

violacein (BGC0000830). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Other. GenBank AF367409. 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:Sequence-based prediction
Contact for this cluster:John Biggins (The Rockefeller University)

Literature references

1. James IM et al. (1979) Methods for assessment of the effect of drugs on cerebral blood flow in man. Br J Clin Pharmacol 7(1):3-12.