FordPrefect (DF0000145)

hAT-Tip100 DNA transposon, FordPrefect subfamily (non-autonomous)


Has 8bp TSDs. The first 66 bp of FordPrefect are 90% ID, and the last 36 bp are 80% ID to those of Zaphod. FordPrefect does not seem to have had coding capacity and perhaps hitchhiked with Zaphod.


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type DNA Transposon Article
Class Cut and Paste
Superfamily hAT-Tip100

Hit Statistics

The model is 1683 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 647.9. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 204 316 168 236
Homo sapiens 385 1019 374 800

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