MER4D0 (DF0000802)

MER4D0 Long Terminal Repeat for ERV1 endogenous retrovirus


MER4D0 LTR is a ~192 bp insertion variant with respect to MER4B. 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: MER4D


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

Hit Statistics

The model is 872 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 416.9. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Homo sapiens 439 15726 406 14404

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER4D [Requires Repbase registration]