ClusterMine360: a database of microbial PKS/NRPS biosynthesis

Title: ClusterMine360: a database of microbial PKS/NRPS biosynthesis
Authors: Conway, Kyle R
Boddy, Christopher N
Date: 2012
Abstract: ClusterMine360 ( is a database of microbial polyketide and non-ribosomal peptide gene clusters. It takes advantage of crowd-sourcing by allowing members of the community to make contributions while automation is used to help achieve high data consistency and quality. The database currently has >200 gene clusters from >185 compound families. It also features a unique sequence repository containing >10 000 polyketide synthase/non-ribosomal peptide synthetase domains. The sequences are filterable and downloadable as individual or multiple sequence FASTA files. We are confident that this database will be a useful resource for members of the polyketide synthases/non-ribosomal peptide synthetases research community, enabling them to keep up with the growing number of sequenced gene clusters and rapidly mine these clusters for functional information.
DOI: 10.1093/nar/gks993
CollectionChimie // Chemistry
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