Genomic loci for this biosynthetic pathway

Cluster Type From To
The following clusters are from record BGC0001678.1:
Cluster 1Other112312

BGC0001678, mycosporine-like amino acids (MAAs) biosynthetic gene cluster from Symbiodinium sp. clade. Locus 1. Partial MIBiG entry.

Chemical compounds

Compound: mycosporine-like amino acids (MAAs)

Class-specific details

Biosynthetic class(es):

Gene cluster description

mycosporine-like amino acids (MAAs) (BGC0001678). Gene Cluster 1. Biosynthetic class = Other. GenBank BGNK01000303, positions 178900-191211. Click on genes for more information.


biosynthetic genes
transport-related genes
regulatory genes
other genes

Literature references

1. Shoguchi E et al. (2018) Two divergent Symbiodinium genomes reveal conservation of a gene cluster for sunscreen biosynthesis and recently lost genes. BMC Genomics 19(1):458. doi: 10.1186/s12864-018-4857-9.