Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0001161.1:
Cluster 1Polyketide19161

BGC0001161, 1-heptadecene biosynthetic gene cluster from Moorea bouillonii. Locus 1. Full MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: 1-heptadecene
PubChem ID: 23217
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Molecular formula: C17H34
Average molecular mass: 238.459 Da
Molecular activity: Unknown

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):
Polyketide subclass:
Other (linear)
Polyketide synthase subclass:
Modular type I
Starter unit:
Thioesterase type:
Release / cyclization type:

Modular polyketide synthases:
Module 1
AT specificity: Malonyl-CoA
Evidence for specificity: Structure-based inference
KR stereochemistry: Unknown
Scaffold-modifying domain: Other

Gene cluster description

1-heptadecene (BGC0001161). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Polyketide. GenBank KF550301, positions 1-9161. 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?complete
Evidence for cluster-compound connection:Sequence-based prediction
Contact for this cluster:R. Cameron Coates (DOE Joint Genome Institute)

Literature references