Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000942.1:
Cluster 1Other17090

BGC0000942, petrobactin biosynthetic gene cluster from Bacillus anthracis. Locus 1. Full MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: petrobactin
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Molecular formula: C34H50N6O11
Exact molecular mass: 718.3538 Da ([M+H]+)
Molecular activity: Siderophore

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):

Gene cluster description

petrobactin (BGC0000942). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Other. GenBank AE016879, positions 1864729-1871818. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

General MIBiG information on this cluster

Complete gene cluster sequence?complete
Evidence for cluster-compound connection:Enzymatic assays
Contact for this cluster:Fengan Yu (University of Michigan)

Literature references

1. Cendrowski S et al. (2004) Bacillus anthracis requires siderophore biosynthesis for growth in macrophages and mouse virulence. Mol Microbiol 51(2):407-17. doi: 10.1046/j.1365-2958.2003.03861.x.
2. Wu TN et al. (1988 TI) Effects of noise exposure and task demand on cardiovascular function. Int Arch Occup Environ Health 60(2):99-105.
3. Haag K, Scholmerich J. (1991) [Prerequisites for therapy of inflammatory bowel diseases. Pathophysiology--symptomatology--diagnosis]. Fortschr Med 109(11):232-7.