Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0001015.1:
Cluster 1NRP / Polyketide155575

BGC0001015, microcystin biosynthetic gene cluster from Planktothrix agardhii. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: microcystin
PubChem ID: 6437057
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Molecular formula: C49H74N10O12
Average molecular mass: 995.189 Da

Class-specific details

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

Gene cluster description

microcystin (BGC0001015). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = NRP/Polyketide. GenBank AJ441056. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Christiansen G et al. (2003) Microcystin biosynthesis in planktothrix: genes, evolution, and manipulation. J Bacteriol 185(2):564-72.