MER74C (DF0000927)

MER74C (Long Terminal Repeat) for ERVL endogenous retrovirus


MER74C has 5 bp TSDs. It is a flanking LTR of HERVL74. 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 ERVL Article

Hit Statistics

The model is 460 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 287.1. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 111 366 74 187
Homo sapiens 365 2414 327 2061

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER74C [Requires Repbase registration]