ERVL (DF0000118)

Endogenous retrovirus, ERVL subfamily (internal region)


Internal sequence of endogenous retrovirus ancestral to HERVL. ERVL represents a subfamily active in a common ancestor of most or all primates, and possibly outside of primates.


  1. Isolation of novel human endogenous retrovirus-like elements with foamy virus-related pol sequence.
    Cordonnier A, Casella JF, Heidmann T;
    J Virol 1995;69:5890-5897 Pubmed


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type Retrotransposon Article
Class LTR Article
Superfamily ERVL Article

Hit Statistics

The model is 5757 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 537.8. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 644 12722 429 9703
Homo sapiens 1038 25188 829 21550

External Database Links

  • Repbase : ERVL [Requires Repbase registration]