Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0001590.1:
Cluster 1Polyketide143083

BGC0001590, formicamycins A-M biosynthetic gene cluster from Streptomyces sp. KY5. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: formicamycins A-M

Class-specific details

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

Gene cluster description

formicamycins A-M (BGC0001590). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Polyketide. GenBank KX859301. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Qin Z et al. (2017) Formicamycins, antibacterial polyketides produced by Streptomyces formicae isolated from African Tetraponera plant-ants. Chem Sci 8(4):3218-3227. doi: 10.1039/c6sc04265a. Epub 2017 Feb 13.