AluYh9 (DF0000063)

AluYh9 subfamily

Description

Alu elements derive from a pair of internally-deleted 7SL RNA monomers that are joined by an A-rich linker.

References

  1. Active Alu elements are passed primarily through paternal germlines.
    Jurka J, Krnjajic M, Kapitonov VV, Stenger JE, Kokhanyy O;
    Theor Popul Biol 2002;61:519-530 Pubmed

Classification

Accession Name Wikipedia
Type Retrotransposon Article
Class SINE
Superfamily Alu Article

Hit Statistics

The model is 311 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 195.1. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Homo sapiens 468 1262596 392 1237366

External Database Links

  • Repbase : AluYh9 [Requires Repbase registration]