This track displays simple tandem repeats (possibly imperfect repeats) located
by Tandem Repeats
Finder (TRF) which is specialized for this purpose. These repeats can
occur within coding regions of genes and may be quite
polymorphic. Repeat expansions are sometimes associated with specific
For more information about the TRF program, see Benson (1999).
TRF was written by
Tandem repeats finder: a program to analyze DNA sequences.
Nucleic Acids Res. 1999 Jan 15;27(2):573-80.
PMID: 9862982; PMC: PMC148217