TC4 (DF0001479)

Transposable element Tc4.


TC4 is a DNA transposon with 139 bp-long terminal inverted repeat.


  1. A variant Tc4 transposable element in the nematode C. elegans could encode a novel protein.
    Li W, Shaw JE;
    Nucleic Acids Res 1993;21:59-67. Pubmed


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type DNA Transposon Article
Class Cut and Paste
Superfamily TcMar-Tc4

Hit Statistics

The model is 3483 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 491.7. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Caenorhabditis elegans 262 1430 230 1140

External Database Links

  • Repbase : TC4 [Requires Repbase registration]