MER84-int (DF0000943)

Internal region of ERV1 endogenous retrovirus, MER84-int subfamily


Associated with MER84 LTRs. This is related to HERV4_I. 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: MER84I


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

Hit Statistics

The model is 4954 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 629.1. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Homo sapiens 141 8469 104 5148

External Database Links

  • Repbase : MER84I [Requires Repbase registration]