Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0001273.1:
Cluster 1Polyketide15301

BGC0001273, asperlactone biosynthetic gene cluster from Aspergillus ochraceus. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: asperlactone
PubChem ID: 156698
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Molecular formula: C9H12O4
Average molecular mass: 184.191 Da

Class-specific details

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

Gene cluster description

asperlactone (BGC0001273). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Polyketide. GenBank AY540947. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

Literature references

1. Bacha N et al. (2009) Cloning and characterization of novel methylsalicylic acid synthase gene involved in the biosynthesis of isoasperlactone and asperlactone in Aspergillus westerdijkiae. Fungal Genet Biol 46(10):742-9. doi: 10.1016/j.fgb.2009.07.002. Epub