D20S16 (DF0000111)

Human centromeric satellite D20S16


98bp satellite that is itself composed of a 49bp dimer [1].


  1. D20S16 is a complex interspersed repeated sequence: genetic and physical analysis of the locus.
    Bowden DW, Krawchuk MD, Weaver EJ, Howard TD, Knowlton RG, Rao PN, Pettenati MJ, Hayworth R, Wagner BJ, Rothschild CB;
    Genomics 1995;25:394-403 Pubmed


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type Satellite Article
Class Satellite Article
Superfamily Undefined

Hit Statistics

The model is 98 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 95.9. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Homo sapiens 928 2491 844 1995

External Database Links

  • Repbase : D20S16 [Requires Repbase registration]