Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000935.1:
Cluster 1Other129897

BGC0000935, esmeraldin biosynthetic gene cluster from Streptomyces antibioticus. Locus 1. Full MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: Esmeraldin
PubChem ID: 443757
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Molecular formula: C38H28N4O7
Average molecular mass: 652.663 Da
Molecular activity: Pigment, Unknown

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):
Other biosynthetic class:

Gene cluster description

esmeraldin (BGC0000935). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Other. GenBank JF417969. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

Homologous known gene clusters

General MIBiG information on this cluster

Complete gene cluster sequence?incomplete
Evidence for cluster-compound connection:Knock-out studies, Sequence-based prediction
Comments:The esmeraldin biosynthetic gene cluster was identified on a dispensable giant plasmid.
Contact for this cluster:Zhe Rui (UC Berkeley)

Literature references

1. Rui Z et al. (2012) Insights into a divergent phenazine biosynthetic pathway governed by a plasmid-born esmeraldin gene cluster. Chem Biol 19(9):1116-25. doi: 10.1016/j.chembiol.2012.07.025.