MER91B (DF0000952)

hAT-Tip100 DNA transposon, MER91B subfamily (non-autonomous)


MER91B has 6 bp TIRs, and has terminal similarity to Zaphod2. 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 hAT-Tip100

Hit Statistics

The model is 190 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 147.6. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 145 192 82 90
Homo sapiens 995 3728 697 1373

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER91B [Requires Repbase registration]