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ready Human Endogenous Retrovirus database


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This database is compiled from the human genome nucleotide sequences obtained mostly in the Human Genome Projects. The database makes it possible to continuously improve classification and characterization of retroviral families. The HERV database now contains retroviruses from more than 90 % of the human genome.


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Created in 2001

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How to cite this record HERVd; Human Endogenous Retrovirus database; DOI:; Last edited: March 7, 2019, 10:27 a.m.; Last accessed: Jan 18 2022 1:43 a.m.

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HERVd: database of human endogenous retroviruses.

Paces J., Pavlícek A., Paces V.,
Nucleic Acids Res. 2002

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HERVd: the Human Endogenous RetroViruses Database: update.

Paces J., Pavlícek A., Zika R., Kapitonov VV., Jurka J., Paces V.,
Nucleic Acids Res. 2004

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