AluYf1 (DF0001317)

AluYf1 subfamily


Intermediate between AluY and AluYf4. Identified both in human and gibbon.


  1. Active Alu elements are passed primarily through paternal germlines.
    Jurka J, Krnjajic M, Kapitonov VV, Stenger JE, Kokhanyy O;
    Theor Popul Biol 2002;61:519-530 Pubmed


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type Retrotransposon Article
Class SINE
Superfamily Alu Article

Hit Statistics

The model is 311 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 295.3. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Homo sapiens 3704 1260797 3696 1237943

External Database Links

  • Repbase : AluYf1 [Requires Repbase registration]