MER4C (DF0000799)

MER4C Long Terminal Repeat for ERV1 endogenous retrovirus

Description

Belongs to MER4-int group. 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.

Classification

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

Hit Statistics

The model is 465 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 311. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Homo sapiens 731 8428 699 6866

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER4C [Requires Repbase registration]