MER47C (DF0000792)

TcMar-Tigger DNA transposon, MER47C subfamily (non-autonomous)


MER47C derives from the 3' end 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 97 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 87.3. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Homo sapiens 842 8640 550 4167

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER47C [Requires Repbase registration]