Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0001664.1:
Cluster 1Terpene127742

BGC0001664, merosterol biosynthetic gene cluster from Scytonema sp. PCC. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: merosterol

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):

Gene cluster description

merosterol (BGC0001664). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Terpene. GenBank KY464182. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Homologous known gene clusters

Literature references

1. Moosmann P et al. (2017) Cyanobacterial ent-Sterol-Like Natural Products from a Deviated Ubiquinone Pathway. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 56(18):4987-4990. doi: