Fraction of genome that is transposable elements

Value 46 % Range: Table - link %
Organism Human Homo sapiens
Reference Heikki Vilen, Mu in vitro Transposition Technology in Functional Genetics and Genomics: Applications on Mouse and Bacteriophages, Academic dissertation, 2006, Institute of Biotechnology And Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences Division of Genetics Faculty of Biosciences And Helsinki Graduate School in Biotechnology and Molecular Biology University of Helsinki Link - link
Primary Source Lindblad-Toh K et al, Genome sequence, comparative analysis and haplotype structure of the domestic dog. Nature. 2005 Dec 8 438(7069):803-19 p.806 left column 3rd paragraphPubMed ID16341006
Entered by Uri M
ID 103749