Table 6

Distribution of secondary metabolite gene families in different plant pathogenic fungi
Protein familya M. phaseolina M. grisea B. cinerea S. sclerotiorum F. graminearum
Secondary metabolite backbone genes 75 32 37 29 37
PKS 19 12 16 16 14
PKS like 16 3 6 2 1
NRPS 15 5 6 5 10
NRPS like 13 6 8 5 11
HYBRID 12 3 0 0 1
DMAT 0 3 1 1 0

aThe abbreviations are PKS, polyketide synthase; NRPS, non-ribosomal peptide synthetase; HYBRID, hybrid PKS-NRPS enzyme; DMAT, dimethylallyl tryptophan synthase.

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Islam et al. BMC Genomics 2012 13:493   doi:10.1186/1471-2164-13-493

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