HELENA_RT (DF0001640)

Reverse transcriptase region from Helena


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  1. High intrinsic rate of DNA loss in Drosophila.
    Petrov DA, Lozovskaya ER, Hartl DL;
    Nature 1996;384:346-349. Pubmed

  2. High rate of DNA loss in the Drosophila melanogaster and Drosophila virilis species groups.
    Petrov DA, Hartl DL;
    Mol Biol Evol 1998;15:293-302. Pubmed


Accession Name Wikipedia
Type Retrotransposon Article
Class LINE
Superfamily Jockey

Hit Statistics

The model is 1317 positions long. The average length of non-redundant hits to the model is 397.4. This table shows the number of hits above score thresholds:

Species Gathering Trusted
non-redundant all hits non-redundant all hits
Drosophila melanogaster 46 1022 34 811

External Database Links

  • Repbase : HELENA_RT [Requires Repbase registration]