MER121B (DF0001270)

Putative hAT DNA transposon, MER121B subfamily


8 bp TSD, little bias (perhaps NTNNNNAN). Clearly ancestral to mammals, but unclear if copies apparently conserved between amniotes are orthologous or paralogous in amniotes.


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type DNA Transposon Article
Class Cut and Paste
Superfamily hAT?

Note: Uncertain classification.

Hit Statistics

The model is 407 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 225.8. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 38 76 22 32
Homo sapiens 78 145 66 93

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