MER83B-int (DF0000940)

Internal region of ERV1 endogenous retrovirus, MER83B-int subfamily


MER83B-int is a MER4-int group retrovirus-like element flanked by MER83B LTRs. 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: MER83BI


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

Hit Statistics

The model is 4878 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 438.2. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 28 87 14 31
Homo sapiens 367 13049 318 9401

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER83BI [Requires Repbase registration]