Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000898.1:
Cluster 1Saccharide112441

BGC0000898, desosamine biosynthetic gene cluster from Streptomyces venezuelae. Locus 1. Full MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: desosamine
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Molecular formula: C8H17NO3
Exact molecular mass: 175.1209 Da (None)
Molecular activity: Antibacterial

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):
Saccharide subclass:

Gene cluster description

desosamine (BGC0000898). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Saccharide. GenBank AF079762, positions 1-12441. 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:Fengan Yu (University of Michigan)

Literature references

1. Xue Y et al. (1998) A gene cluster for macrolide antibiotic biosynthesis in Streptomyces venezuelae: architecture of metabolic diversity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 95(21):12111-6.