MER2B (DF0000742)

TcMar-Tigger DNA transposon, MER2B subfamily (non-autonomous)


80% similar to MER2. Note that MER stands for MEdium Reiteration frequency interspersed repeat. As such, MERs as a group are a grab bag of DNA transposons and retrotransposons.


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type DNA Transposon Article
Class Cut and Paste
Superfamily TcMar-Tigger

Hit Statistics

The model is 336 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 191.8. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Homo sapiens 1878 15378 1658 11496

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER2B [Requires Repbase registration]