MER68-int (DF0000914)

Internal region of ERVL endogenous retrovirus, MER68-int subfamily


MER68-int is updated and renamed from HERVL68. 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: MER68_I


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

Hit Statistics

The model is 2990 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 553. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 66 148 59 136
Homo sapiens 315 1367 281 1114

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER68_I [Requires Repbase registration]