Tigger2 (DF0000836)

TcMar-Tigger DNA transposon, Tigger2 subfamily (autonomous)


Tigger2 has 24 bp TIRs and "TA" TSDs. MER28 is a component of this autonomous Tigger element.


  1. Tiggers and DNA transposon fossils in the human genome.
    Smit AF, Riggs AD;
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 1996;93:1443-1448 Pubmed


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

Hit Statistics

The model is 2718 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 796.9. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Homo sapiens 1845 16629 1796 13541

External Database Links

  • Repbase : TIGGER2 [Requires Repbase registration]