Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000895.1:
Cluster 1Other111180

BGC0000895, citrulline biosynthetic gene cluster from Lactobacillus plantarum. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: citrulline
PubChem ID: 9750
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Molecular formula: C6H13N3O3
Average molecular mass: 175.188 Da

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):

Gene cluster description

citrulline (BGC0000895). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Other. GenBank X99978. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Literature references

1. Bringel F et al. (1997) Arginine biosynthesis and regulation in Lactobacillus plantarum: the carA gene and the argCJBDF cluster are divergently transcribed. J Bacteriol 179(8):2697-706.
2. Nicoloff H et al. (2000) In Lactobacillus plantarum, carbamoyl phosphate is synthesized by two carbamoyl-phosphate synthetases (CPS): carbon dioxide differentiates the arginine-repressed from the pyrimidine-regulated CPS. J Bacteriol 182(12):3416-22.
3. Arsene-Ploetze F et al. (2005) Lactobacillus plantarum ccl gene is non-essential, arginine-repressed and codes for a conserved protein in Firmicutes. Arch Microbiol 183(5):307-16. doi: 10.1007/s00203-005-0774-9. Epub 2005