Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000910.1:
Cluster 1Other11420

BGC0000910, melanin biosynthetic gene cluster from Streptomyces coelicolor. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: melanin
PubChem ID: 6325610
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Molecular formula: C18H10N2O4
Average molecular mass: 318.288 Da

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):

Gene cluster description

melanin (BGC0000910). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Other. GenBank AL645882, positions 2943456-2944875. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Bentley SD et al. (2002) Complete genome sequence of the model actinomycete Streptomyces coelicolor A3(2). Nature 417(6885):141-7. doi: 10.1038/417141a.
2. Redenbach M et al. (1996) A set of ordered cosmids and a detailed genetic and physical map for the 8 Mb Streptomyces coelicolor A3(2) chromosome. Mol Microbiol 21(1):77-96.