MER97a (DF0000964)

hAT-Tip100 DNA transposon, MER97a subfamily (non-autonomous)


MER97a is a nearly identical internal deletion of Zaphod3. 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 890 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 366.3. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 167 482 106 302
Homo sapiens 261 1777 237 1515

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER97A [Requires Repbase registration]