Nielsen, Jakob Blæsbjerg1; Andersen, Mikael Rørdam1; Mortensen, Uffe Hasbro1
1 Department of Systems Biology, Technical University of Denmark2 Eucaryotic Molecular Cell Biology, Department of Systems Biology, Technical University of Denmark3 Network Engineering of Eukaryotic Cell Factories, Department of Systems Biology, Technical University of Denmark
In a recent Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA paper by Wiemann et al., a gene supercluster for secondary metabolite production in Aspergillus fumigatus is genetically dissected. The analysis demonstrates that gene regulation takes place at different layers and that genes belonging to specific clusters are intertwined.
Trends in Microbiology, 2013, Vol 21, Issue 12, p. 617-618