AluYg6 (DF0000634)

AluYg6 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 255. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Homo sapiens 662 1258071 624 1230472

External Database Links

  • Repbase : AluYg6 [Requires Repbase registration]