MER70B (DF0000919)

MER70B Long Terminal Repeat for ERVL endogenous retrovirus

Description

MER70B has been revised and its orientation reversed from its original presentation. It is associated with MER70-int, and has 5 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.

Classification

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

Hit Statistics

The model is 578 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 358.5. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 150 418 129 344
Homo sapiens 428 1697 395 1537

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER70B [Requires Repbase registration]