Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0000988.1:
Cluster 1NRP / Polyketide168750

BGC0000988, epothilone biosynthetic gene cluster from Sorangium cellulosum. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: epothilone
PubChem ID: 448013
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Molecular formula: C27H41NO6S
Average molecular mass: 507.686 Da

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):
NRP / Polyketide
Polyketide synthase subclass:
Type I

Gene cluster description

epothilone (BGC0000988). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = NRP/Polyketide. GenBank AF210843. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Molnar I et al. (2000) The biosynthetic gene cluster for the microtubule-stabilizing agents epothilones A and B from Sorangium cellulosum So ce90. Chem Biol 7(2):97-109.