MER91C (DF0000953)

hAT-Tip100 DNA transposon, MER91C subfamily


MER91C is perfectly palidromic, and has some 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 140 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 107.7. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 194 414 36 68
Homo sapiens 2236 7368 857 2097

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER91C [Requires Repbase registration]