EUTREP15 (DF0001217)

Conserved repetitive element present in placental mammals.


TG..CA termini and presence of AATAAA at appropriate place (pos 721-726) 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 ERV1? Article

Note: Uncertain classification.

Hit Statistics

The model is 866 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 388.6. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Mus musculus 37 44 26 31
Homo sapiens 139 200 123 168

External Database Links

  • Repbase : EUTREP15 [Requires Repbase registration]