Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0001583.1:
Cluster 1Polyketide121067

BGC0001583, emodin biosynthetic gene cluster from Escovopsis weberi. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: emodin
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Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):

Gene cluster description

emodin (BGC0001583). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Polyketide. GenBank BK010419. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Domain annotation

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Heine D et al. (2018) Chemical warfare between leafcutter ant symbionts and a co-evolved pathogen. Nat Commun 9(1):2208. doi: 10.1038/s41467-018-04520-1.