Tn registry

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Tn801
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Ampicillin
Characteristics
Tn801, previously called as TnA, is closely related to Tn3 and contains blaTEM-15, transposase and resolvase genes.
References

Chouchani C, et al. (2007). Cloning and sequencing of the class A beta-lactamase gene (blaTEM-15) located on a chromosomal Tn801 transposon. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 58(4): 459-463. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2007.02.012

Ward, JM, et al, (1978). Mapping of functions in the R-plasmid R388 by examination of deletion mutants generated in vitro. Gene 3(2): 87-95. doi: 10.1016/0378-1119(78)90053-7

Accession number
Tn802
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Ampicillin
Characteristics
Tn802 is identified from a plasmid RP1-1. It is similar to Tn801 and contains ampicillin resistance gene.
References

Grinsted J, et al. (1978). Regional preference of insertion of Tn501 and Tn802 into RP1 and its derivatives. Mol Gen Genet 166(3): 313-320. doi: 10.1007/BF00267624

Tn804
Characteristics
Tn804 was found in Escherichia coli and was shown to compose of Tn10 and another transposable sequence. Tetracycline resistance gene is located with in the Tn10 part of Tn804.
References

Jørgensen ST,  et al. (1980). New translocation sequence mediating tetracycline resistance found in Escherichia coli pathogenic for piglets. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy18(1), 200–205. doi: 10.1128/AAC.18.1.200

Tn813
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Spectinomycin
  • Streptomycin
  • Sulphonamide
  • Heavy Metal Resistance
  • Mercury Resistance
Characteristics
Tn813 is a tnpR mutant of Tn21, which contains mercury resistance (mer) operon, integron In2, IS1326 and IS1353.
References

Balligand G, et al. (1985). Genetic analysis of virulence plasmid from a serogroup 9 Yersinia enterocolitica strain: role of outer membrane protein P1 in resistance to human serum and autoagglutination. Infection and Immunity48(3), 782–786. PMID: 2987130 

Diver, WP, et al. (1983). DNA sequences of and complementation by the tnpR genes of Tn21, Tn501 and Tn1721. Mol Gen Genet 191(2): 189-193. doi: 10.1007/BF00334812

Tn841
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • ceftazidime
Characteristics
Tn841 is approximately 7 kb in size, which contains a gene encoding TEM-12 beta-lactamase.
References

Heritage J, et al. (1992). Transposition of the gene encoding a TEM-12 extended-spectrum beta-lactamase. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy36(9), 1981–1986. doi: 10.1128/AAC.36.9.1981

Accession number
Tn901
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Ampicillin
Characteristics
Tn901 was found to be located on plasmid pRI477A of Salmonella panama. It encodes ampicillin resistance.
References

Andreoli, P. M., Overbeeke, N., Veltkamp, E., Embden, J. V., & Nijkamp, H. J. J. (1978). Genetic map of the bacteriocinogenic plasmid CLO DF13 derived by insertion of the transposon Tn901. Molecular and General Genetics MGG160(1), 1-11. Link: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/BF00275113

Embden, J. D. A. (1978). Translocation of an ampicillin resistance determinant within an R-factor aggregate in Salmonella panama. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek44(2), 203-218. Link: https://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.1007/BF00643223.pdf

Tn902
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Ampicillin
Characteristics
Tn902 is a Tn3-like transposon which carries a bla gene and confers resistance to ampicillin.
References

Iida, S., Hiestand-Nauer, R., Hänni, C., & Arber, W. (1985). Reversion of a truncated gene for ampicillin resistance by genetic rearrangements in Escherichia coli K12. Molecular and General Genetics MGG201(2), 174-177. Link: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/BF00425656

Tn903
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Kanamycin
Characteristics
Tn903 is a kanamycin resistance transposon with a size of 3094 bp. It is identical to Tn55 and Tn601.
References

Oka, A., Sugisaki, H., & Takanami, M. (1981). Nucleotide sequence of the kanamycin resistance transposon Tn903. Journal of molecular biology,147(2), 217-226. DOI: 10.1016/0022-2836(81)90438-1

Accession number
Tn904
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Streptomycin
Characteristics
Tn904 is a streptomycin resistance transposon with a estimated size of 5.2 kb.
References

McCombie, W. R., Hansen, J. B., Zylstra, G. J., Maurer, B., & Olsen, R. H. (1983). Pseudomonas streptomycin resistance transposon associated with R-plasmid mobilization. Journal of Bacteriology155(1), 40-48. DOI: 155/1/40.long

Tn916
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Tetracycline
Characteristics
Tn916 is a conjugative transposon with a size of 18,032 bp. It was originally found in Enterococcus faecalis DS16. Tn916 was the first conjugative transposon reported to encode antibiotic resistance determinants. It confers resistance to tetracycline via tet(M).
References

Franke, A. E., & Clewell, D. B. (1981). Evidence for a chromosome-borne resistance transposon (Tn916) in Streptococcus faecalis that is capable of" conjugal" transfer in the absence of a conjugative plasmid. Journal of Bacteriology145(1), 494-502. PMCID: PMC217299

Flannagan, S. E., Zitzow, L. A., Su, Y. A., & Clewell, D. B. (1994). Nucleotide sequence of the 18-kb conjugative transposon Tn916 from Enterococcus faecalis. Plasmid32(3), 350-354. DOI: 10.1006/plas.1994.1077

Roberts, A. P., Browne, H. P., Anvar, S. Y., Frank, J., Lawley, T. D., & Smits, W. K. (2014). Complete genome sequence of BS49 and draft genome sequence of BS34A, Bacillus subtilis strains carrying Tn916. FEMS microbiology letters362(3), 1-4. DOI: 10.1093/femsle/fnu050

Accession number
Tn917
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Erythromycin
  • Lincomycin
Characteristics
Tn917 is a 5.2 kb transposon originally identified on plasmid pAD2 of Enterococcus faecalis DS16. Tn917 confers resistance to macrolide-lincosamide-streptogramin B (MLS) class antibiotics via erm(B).
References

Perkins, J. B., & Youngman, P. J. (1984). A physical and functional analysis of Tn917, a Streptococcus transposon in the Tn3 family that functions in Bacillus. Plasmid12(2), 119-138. DOI: 10.1016/0147-619X(84)90058-1

Shaw, J. H., & Clewell, D. B. (1985). Complete nucleotide sequence of macrolide-lincosamide-streptogramin B-resistance transposon Tn917 in Streptococcus faecalis. Journal of Bacteriology164(2), 782-796. Link: http://jb.asm.org/content/164/2/782.long

Accession number
Tn918
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Tetracycline
Characteristics
Tn918 is a 16.8 kb conjugative transposon similar to Tn916 and was originally detected in Enterococcus faecalis RC73. It confers resistance to tetracycline via tet(M).
References

Clewell, D. B., An, F. Y., White, B. A., & Gawron-Burke, C. Y. N. T. H. I. A. (1985). Streptococcus faecalis sex pheromone (cAM373) also produced by Staphylococcus aureus and identification of a conjugative transposon (Tn918). Journal of bacteriology162(3), 1212-1220. Link: http://jb.asm.org/content/162/3/1212

Tn919
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Tetracycline
Characteristics
Tn919 is a conjugative transposon similar to Tn916 and was originally detected in Streptococcus sanguis FC1. It carries a tet(M) gene conferring tetracycline resistance.
References

Fitzgerald, G. F., & Clewell, D. B. (1985). A conjugative transposon (Tn919) in Streptococcus sanguis. Infection and immunity47(2), 415-420. PMCID: PMC263185

Tn924
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Gentamicin
Characteristics
Tn924 is a 27 kb transposon encoding resistance to gentamicin. It was detected in the chromosome of Enterococcus faecalis.
References

Thal, L. A., Chow, J. W., Clewell, D. B., & Zervos, M. J. (1994). Tn924, a chromosome-borne transposon encoding high-level gentamicin resistance in Enterococcus faecalis. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy38(5), 1152-1156. PMCID: PMC188167

Tn925
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Tetracycline
Characteristics
Tn925 is a conjugative transposon which encodes tetracycline resistance determinants. Tn925 shares a significant homology to Tn916. It was originally found to be located on pCF10 plasmid of Enterococcus faecalis.
References

Christie, P. J., & Dunny, G. M. (1986). Identification of regions of the Streptococcus faecalis plasmid pCF-10 that encode antibiotic resistance and pheromone response functions. Plasmid15(3), 230-241. DOI: 10.1016/0147-619X(86)90041-7

Torres, O. R., Korman, R. Z., Zahler, S. A., & Dunny, G. M. (1991). The conjugative transposon Tn925: enhancement of conjugal transfer by tetracycline in Enterococcus faecalis and mobilization of chromosomal genes in Bacillus subtilis and E. faecalis. Molecular and General Genetics MGG225(3), 395-400. Link: https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2FBF00261679?LI=true

Showsh, S. A., & Andrews Jr, R. E. (1996). Functional Comparison of Conjugative Transposons Tn916and Tn925. Plasmid35(3), 164-173. DOI: 10.1006/plas.1996.0019

Accession number
Tn950
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Erythromycin
Characteristics
Tn950 is a erythromycin resistance conjugative transposon with a size of 47.0 kb. It was detected in Enterococcus faecium.
References

Takeuchi, K., Tomita, H., Fujimoto, S., Kudo, M., Kuwano, H., & Ike, Y. (2005). Drug resistance of Enterococcus faecium clinical isolates and the conjugative transfer of gentamicin and erythromycin resistance traits. FEMS microbiology letters243(2), 347-354. DOI: 10.1016/j.femsle.2004.12.022

Tn951
  • Metabolism
  • Lactose fermentation
Characteristics
Tn951, a lactose fermentation transposon, is 16.6 kb long and was originally found on plasmid pGC1 of Yersinia enterocolitica. It carries a lac operon.
References

Cornelis, G., Ghosal, D., & Saedler, H. (1978). Tn951: a new transposon carrying a lactose operon. Molecular and General Genetics MGG160(2), 215-224. DOI: 10.1007/BF00267484

Tn981
  • Antibiotic Resistance
  • Chloramphenicol
Characteristics
Tn981 is a small transposon with a size of 2.3 kb which encodes resistance to chloramphenicol.
References

Reif, H. J. (1980). Genetic evidence for absence of transposition functions from the internal part of Tn981 a relative of Tn9. Molecular and General Genetics MGG177(4), 667-674. DOI: 10.1007/BF00272678

Tn1000
Characteristics
Tn1000 is a 5.9 kb transposon, also known a gamma delta that belongs to the Tn3 class of transposons. It was originally identified on the F plasmid of Escherichia coli K-12.
References

Centola, M. B., Tsai, M. M., & Deonier, R. C. (1987). Transposition of Tn1000: activity of single or directly repeated termini. Journal of bacteriology169(12), 5852-5855. PMCID: PMC214186

Broom, J. E., Hill, D. F., Hughes, G., Jones, W. A., McNaughton, J. C., Stockwell, P. A., & Petersen, G. B. (1995). Sequence of a transposon identified as Tn1000 (γδ). DNA Sequence5(3), 185-189. DOI: 10.3109/10425179509029361

Accession number
Tn1005
Characteristics
Tn1005 is an artificial transposon construct carrying the wild-type Tn1000 termini and approximately 1 kb of flanking Tn1000 DNA at each end.
References

Tsai, M. M., Wong, R. Y., Hoang, A. T., & Deonier, R. C. (1987). Transposition of Tn1000: in vivo properties. Journal of bacteriology169(12), 5556-5562. PMCID: PMC213985

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