MER57D (DF0000868)

MER57D Long Terminal Repeat for ERV1 endogenous retrovirus


MER57D has 4 bp TSDs. 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 411 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 283.1. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 180 729 138 467
Homo sapiens 351 5189 308 4504

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER57D [Requires Repbase registration]