Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0001275.1:
Cluster 1Polyketide19951

BGC0001275, 6-methylsalicyclic acid biosynthetic gene cluster from Glarea lozoyensis. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: 6-methylsalicyclic acid
PubChem ID: 11279
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Molecular formula: C8H8O3
Average molecular mass: 152.149 Da

Class-specific details

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

Gene cluster description

6-methylsalicyclic acid (BGC0001275). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Polyketide. GenBank AY941322. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

Literature references

1. Lu P et al. (2005) A gene (pks2) encoding a putative 6-methylsalicylic acid synthase from Glarea lozoyensis. Mol Genet Genomics 273(2):207-16. doi: 10.1007/s00438-005-1132-y. Epub