XDMR (DF0001528)

XDMR is a dispersed repetitive element.


This is relatively ancient family of repeats. Originally, it has been described as an X chromosome specific repeat [1]. However, multiple copies of XDMR are present in other chromosomes also. XDMR forms dispersed clusters.


  1. Cloning and characterization of a dispersed, multicopy, X chromosome sequence in Drosophila melanogaster.
    Waring GL, Pollack JC;
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 1987;84:2843-2847. Pubmed


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type Unknown
Class Unknown
Superfamily Undefined

Hit Statistics

The model is 361 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 245.2. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Drosophila melanogaster 276 5349 243 4888

External Database Links

  • Repbase : XDMR [Requires Repbase registration]