Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0001339.1:
Cluster 1Polyketide169700

BGC0001339, squalestatin S1 biosynthetic gene cluster from Phoma sp. MF5453. Locus 1. Full MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: Squalestatin S1
ChemSpider ID: 4942838
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Molecular formula:
Average molecular mass: Da
Molecular activity: Antifungal, Inhibitor
Molecular target: squalene synthase

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):
Polyketide subclass:
Other (linear)
Polyketide synthase subclass:
Iterative type I
Starter unit:
Polyketide synthase / ketosynthase-encoding genes:
Iterative PKS subtype:
Highly reducing
Thioesterase type:
Release / cyclization type:

Gene cluster description

squalestatin S1 (BGC0001339). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Polyketide. GenBank KU946987, positions 1-69700. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

General MIBiG information on this cluster

Complete gene cluster sequence?complete
Evidence for cluster-compound connection:Knock-out studies, Enzymatic assays, Heterologous expression
Contact for this cluster:Russell Cox (University of Hannover)

Literature references

1. B. Bonsch, V. Belt, C. Bartel, N. Duensing, M. Koziol, C. M. Lazarus, A. M. Bailey, T. J. Simpson, R. J. Cox. (2016) Identification of genes encoding squalestatin S1 biosynthesis and in vitro production of new squalestatin analogues. Chemical Communications, vol. 52, no. 41, pp. 6777-6780