Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0001192.1:
Cluster 1NRP141172

BGC0001192, colistin biosynthetic gene cluster from Paenibacillus alvei. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: colistin A
PubChem ID: 202195
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Molecular formula: C53H100N16O13
Average molecular mass: 1169.482 Da

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):

Gene cluster description

colistin (BGC0001192). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = NRP. GenBank KP262070. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Tambadou F et al. (2015) Characterization of the colistin (polymyxin E1 and E2) biosynthetic gene cluster. Arch Microbiol 197(4):521-32. doi: 10.1007/s00203-015-1084-5. Epub 2015