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Namepetrobactin biosynthesis
DescriptionPetrobactin was discovered in the oil-degrading marine bacterium Marinobacter hydrocarbonoclasticus. It has also been called anthrachelin. Bacillus anthracis makes petrobactin and bacillobactin.
JCVI RoleSiderophores
Parent PropertyGenProp0770: siderophore biosynthesis
Literature References
[ 1 ] Pfleger BF, Lee JY, Somu RV, Aldrich CC, Hanna PC, Sherman DH   Characterization and analysis of early enzymes for petrobactin biosynthesis in Bacillus anthracis.   Biochemistry. 2007 Apr 3;46(13):4147-57.  PMID 17346033
[ 2 ] Oves-Costales D, Kadi N, Fogg MJ, Song L, Wilson KS, Challis GL   Enzymatic logic of anthrax stealth siderophore biosynthesis: AsbA catalyzes ATP-dependent condensation of citric acid and spermidine.   J Am Chem Soc. 2007 Jul 11;129(27):8416-7.  PMID 17579415
[ 3 ] Lee JY, Janes BK, Passalacqua KD, Pfleger BF, Bergman NH, Liu H, Hakansson K, Somu RV, Aldrich CC, Cendrowski S, Hanna PC, Sherman DH   Biosynthetic analysis of the petrobactin siderophore pathway from Bacillus anthracis.   J Bacteriol. 2007 Mar;189(5):1698-710.  PMID 17189355
Gene Ontology TermGO:0019290: siderophore biosynthetic process (biological_process)

Step NameStep NumRequiredEvidence (Method)Evidence Go Terms
petrobactin biosynthesis enzyme AsbAAsbAYES2257 (RULE_BASE)
GO:0019290: siderophore biosynthetic process
petrobactin biosynthesis enzyme AsbBAsbBYES2256 (RULE_BASE)
GO:0019290: siderophore biosynthetic process
3,4-dihydroxybenzoic acid-AMP ligase AsbCAsbCYES2258 (RULE_BASE)
GO:0019290: siderophore biosynthetic process
petrobactin biosynthesis aryl carrier protein AsbDAsbDYES2259 (RULE_BASE)
GO:0019290: siderophore biosynthetic process
petrobactin biosynthesis enzyme AsbEAsbEYES2260 (RULE_BASE)
GO:0019290: siderophore biosynthetic process
petrobactin biosynthesis protein AsbFAsbFYES2261 (RULE_BASE)
GO:0019290: siderophore biosynthetic process

Parent Properties
GenProp0770siderophore biosynthesis

Sibling Properties
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