MER4E1 (DF0000805)

MER4E1 Long Terminal Repeat for ERV1 endogenous retrovirus


MER4E1 LTR is variant of MER4E. 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.


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

Hit Statistics

The model is 781 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 581.1. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Homo sapiens 622 10594 611 9666

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER4E1 [Requires Repbase registration]