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Table 1 Genomic location of pre-miRs containing conserved TFBS (z-score ≥ 2.33).

From: Transcription factor binding sites are highly enriched within microRNA precursor sequences

Genomic region Number of pre-miRs
Intergenic 49
Intron 48
Exon 10
Exon-intron 11
Total 118
Location of miRNA Number of pre-miRs
In cluster 60
Not in cluster 58
Total 118
  1. "In cluster" means that there is at least one other pre-miR encoded within 10 kb of its location.