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Table 2 List of transposable elements identified in BAC clone 2050O8.

From: Isolation and sequence analysis of the wheat B genome subtelomeric DNA

Class, subclass, family Copy number Length, bp %
Class I elements (retrotransposons)   10 100 8.4
LTR-retrotransposons (Gypsy-like, Wilma) 1 2577 2.2
Non-LTR retrotransposons (LINE) 2 5756 4.8
Inverted repeats similar to O. sativa LINE reverse transcriptase 2 1767 1.4
Class II elements (DNA transposons)   29 053 24.6
CACTA 4 20 962 17.5
Caspar 1 11 666  
Isaac 1 5817  
Jorge 1 2210  
Fergat 1 1269  
Mutator 2 7674 6.4
Similar to Harbinger transposase 1 417 0.4
MITE 4 319 0.3
Other known repeats   19 019 15.9
Spelt52 tandem repeats 27 9825 8.2
Other tandem repeats (monomer of > 80 bp)   1526 1.3
SSRs   351 0.3
GSS + STS   869 0.7
Direct repeats (> 100 bp)   509 0.4
Region of homology to    
AY485644   4374 3.7
AY951944   1565 1.3
Genes 5 7257 6.1
ESTs   8559 7.1
Unassigned sequence   45 430 37.9
  1. Positions of the elements in BAC clone are indicated; SSRs, simple sequence repeats; GSS (genome survey sequences) + STS (sequence-tagged sites); and ESTs, expressed sequence tags.