MER47B (DF0000791)

TcMar-Tigger DNA transposon, MER47B subfamily (non-autonomous)


MER47B is an internal deletion of the Tigger5 DNA transposon. 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 418 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 225.7. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Homo sapiens 1048 9249 971 7344

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER47B [Requires Repbase registration]