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Table 2 Number of ERV detected by LTRHarvest and Retrotector in the pig genome

From: Retrotransposons evolution and impact on lncRNA and protein coding genes in pigs

Structure Number of detected elements
LTRHarvest Retrotector
Total 5456 2165
ERV containing RT (about 700 bp) 29 240
ERV containing gag (about 1500 bp) 20 80
ERV containing pol (about 3500 bp) 18 67
ERV containing env (about 3500 bp) 12 30
ERV containing gag, pol, and env 9 19
Copy number of Non-redundant FL ERVs 19
Copy number of putative active ERV 2