Family

Transposase, L1 (IPR004244)

Short name: Transposase_22

Family relationships

None.

Description

Many human L1 elements are capable of retrotransposition. Some of these have been shown to exhibit reverse transcriptase (RT) activity [PMID: 9140393] although the function of many are, as yet, unknown.

More information about these proteins can be found at Protein of the Month: Transposase [].

Contributing signatures

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