EUTREP16 (DF0001153)

Conserved repetitive element present in placental mammals.


TG..CA termini and presence of AATAAA at appropriate place (pos 426-431) suggests LTR.


  1. Distinct groups of repetitive families preserved in mammals correspond to different periods of regulatory innovations in vertebrates.
    Jurka J, Bao W, Kojima KK, Kohany O, Yurka MG;
    Biol Direct 2012;7:36-36. Pubmed


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type Retrotransposon Article
Class LTR Article
Superfamily Undefined

Hit Statistics

The model is 517 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 261.1. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 60 71 31 36
Homo sapiens 582 755 354 433

External Database Links

  • Repbase : EUTREP16 [Requires Repbase registration]