Summary: Transposase, Mutator family
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|Similarity to PfamA using HHSearch:||DDE_Tnp_ISL3 DDE_Tnp_IS66 MULE DDE_Tnp_IS240|
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InterPro entry IPR001207
Autonomous mobile genetic elements such as transposon or insertion sequences (IS) encode an enzyme, transposase, that is required for excising and inserting the mobile element. Transposases have been grouped into various families [PUBMED:8041625, PUBMED:1310791, PUBMED:1718819]. The mutator family of transposases consists of a number of elements that include, mutator from maize, IsT2 from Thiobacillus ferrooxidans, Is256 from Staphylococcus aureus, Is1201 from Lactobacillus helveticus, Is1081 from Mycobacterium bovis, IsRm3 from Rhizobium meliloti and others.
More information about these proteins can be found at Protein of the Month: Transposase [PUBMED:].
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|Molecular function||DNA binding (GO:0003677)|
|transposase activity (GO:0004803)|
|Biological process||transposition, DNA-mediated (GO:0006313)|
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This clan includes a diverse set of nucleases that share a similar structure to Ribonuclease H.
The clan contains the following 46 members:CAF1 DDE_1 DDE_2 DDE_3 DDE_5 DDE_Tnp_1 DDE_Tnp_1_2 DDE_Tnp_1_3 DDE_Tnp_1_4 DDE_Tnp_1_5 DDE_Tnp_1_6 DDE_Tnp_1_7 DDE_Tnp_2 DDE_Tnp_4 DDE_Tnp_IS1 DDE_Tnp_IS1595 DDE_Tnp_IS240 DDE_Tnp_IS66 DDE_Tnp_ISAZ013 DDE_Tnp_ISL3 DNA_pol_A_exo1 DNA_pol_B_exo1 DNA_pol_B_exo2 DUF2779 DUF3882 DUF4152 DUF458 Maelstrom MULE NurA Piwi Plant_tran Pox_A22 RNase_H RNase_H_2 RNase_HII RNase_T RuvC rve rve_2 rve_3 RVT_3 Transposase_1 Transposase_mut UPF0236 Ydc2-catalyt
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Curation and family details
|Seed source:||Pfam-B_376 (release 3.0)|
|Number in seed:||14|
|Number in full:||6867|
|Average length of the domain:||221.60 aa|
|Average identity of full alignment:||22 %|
|Average coverage of the sequence by the domain:||89.13 %|
|HMM build commands:||
build method: hmmbuild -o /dev/null HMM SEED
search method: hmmsearch -Z 23193494 -E 1000 --cpu 4 HMM pfamseq
|Family (HMM) version:||13|
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