TABLE 1

Germline transposition frequency in various transposon systems

Transposon systemAverage transposition events per gameteMouse strainReference
SB2FVB/NDupuy et al. (2001)
SB1.25C3H and C57BL/6Horie et al. (2001)
SB1.15C3H and C57BL/6Keng et al. (2005)
PB1.1FVB/NDing et al. (2005)
PB1C57BL/6Wu et al. (2007)
Tol23FVB/NPresent study
  • SB, Sleeping Beauty; PB, piggyBac; Tol2, transposable element of Oryzias latipes, number 2.