MER4B-int (DF0000798)

Internal region of ERV1 endogenous retrovirus, MER4B-int subfamily


MER4B-int is flanked by MER4B and LTR39 LTRs. Primate-specific. Note that MER stands for MEdium Reiteration frequency interspersed repeat. As such, MERs as a group are a grab bag of DNA transposons and retrotransposons.

Synonyms: MER4BI


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type Retrotransposon Article
Class LTR Article
Superfamily ERV1 Article

Hit Statistics

The model is 6758 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 587.6. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 19 120 9 91
Homo sapiens 1121 13183 921 10863

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER4BI [Requires Repbase registration]