Data collection: ISFinder

General information

Recommended name ISFinder
Alternative name(s)
  • Insertion Sequence Finder
Description ISfinder is a database of bacterial insertion sequences (IS). It assigns IS nomenclature and acts as a repository for ISs. Each IS is annotated with information such as the open reading frame DNA sequence, the sequence of the ends of the element and target sites, its origin and distribution together with a bibliography, where available.
Identifier pattern^IS\w+(\-\d)?$
Registry identifierMIR:00000173

Identification schemes

Namespace isfinder
Alternative URI schemes  
  • urn:miriam:isfinder

Physical locations (resources)

Description IS Finder at CNRS
Access URLs HTML   (using the example identifier: ISA1083-2)
Institution Laboratoire de Microbiologie et Génétique Moléculaires, CNRS, Toulouse, France