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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
LINE element +  
A dispersed repeat family with many copies, each from 1 to 6 kb long. New elements are generated by retroposition of a transcribed copy. Typically the LINE contains 2 ORF's one of which is reverse transcriptase, and 3'and 5' direct repeats.
non LTR retrotransposon polymeric tract 
Penelope retrotransposon 
SINE element +  
YR retrotransposon +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: LINE ;   LINE element ;   Long interspersed element ;   Long interspersed nuclear element
Definition Sources: http://www.ucl.ac.uk/~ucbhjow/b241/glossary.html

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