UCON8 (DF0001111)

Interspersed repeats conserved in mammals and birds, UCON8 subfamily


The ends of UCON8 are highly uncertain. Found in human and chicken.


  1. Evolutionary dynamics of transposable elements in the short-tailed opossum Monodelphis domestica.
    Gentles AJ, Wakefield MJ, Kohany O, Gu W, Batzer MA, Pollock DD, Jurka J;
    Genome Res 2007;17:992-1004 Pubmed

  2. Repetitive sequences in complex genomes: structure and evolution.
    Jurka J, Kapitonov VV, Kohany O, Jurka MV;
    Annu Rev Genomics Hum Genet 2007;8:241-259 Pubmed


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type Unknown
Class Unknown
Superfamily Undefined

Hit Statistics

The model is 1113 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 295.5. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 71 71 71 71
Homo sapiens 273 285 197 204

External Database Links

  • Repbase : UCON8 [Requires Repbase registration] Report