Tigger5 (DF0000847)

TcMar-Tigger DNA transposon, Tigger5 subfamily


Present at orthologous sites in simian and prosimian, but absent at those sites from scandentia and glire


  1. Identification of new medium reiteration frequency repeats in the genomes of Primates, Rodentia and Lagomorpha.
    Jurka J, Kapitonov VV, Klonowski P, Walichiewicz J, Smit AF;
    Genetica ;98:235-47 Pubmed


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

Hit Statistics

The model is 2406 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 402.2. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Homo sapiens 269 14466 242 11775

External Database Links

  • Repbase : TIGGER5 [Requires Repbase registration]