RCS5 (DF0001473)

C.elegans repetitive DNA sequence


A palindromic sequence. Putative non-autonomous DNA transposon.


  1. Repetitive DNA sequences located in the terminal portion of the Caenorhabditis elegans chromosomes.
    Cangiano G, La Volpe A;
    Nucleic Acids Res 1993;21:1133-1139. Pubmed


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type Satellite Article
Class Satellite Article
Superfamily Undefined

Hit Statistics

The model is 1428 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 619.1. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Caenorhabditis elegans 74 231 74 231

External Database Links

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