HelitronY3_CE (DF0001411)

HELITRONY3_CE is a family of non-autonomous Helitron DNA transposons


This family is a nonautonomous HELITRON-like DNA transposon. Several copies are identical, therefore, it is likely that HELITRON-like transposons are currently active in the C.elegans genome.


  1. Rolling-circle transposons in eukaryotes.
    Kapitonov VV, Jurka J;
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2001;98:8714-8719. Pubmed


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type DNA Transposon Article
Class Rolling Circle
Superfamily Helitron Article

Hit Statistics

The model is 193 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 115.2. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Caenorhabditis elegans 273 658 111 257

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