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Synonyms for mutation

Synonyms for mutation

the process or result of making or becoming different

the process or result of changing from one appearance, state, or phase to another

Synonyms for mutation

(biology) an organism that has characteristics resulting from chromosomal alteration

a change or alteration in form or qualities

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New applications include oligonucleotide array-based comparative genomic hybridization (aCGH), enabling scientists to study chromosomal gains and losses relevant for cancer or other genetic diseases.
The MaterniT GENOME test adds genome-wide identification of chromosomal gains or losses greater than 7 megabases (Mb) in size to Sequenom Laboratories' growing NIPT testing portfolio.
15) In contrast, the melanomas showed mostly partial chromosomal gains and losses, typical of the findings seen in previous studies of melanoma with CGH.
4,23) Identification of genome-wide chromosomal gains or losses in ACC-HGT has not been performed to date.
Agilent originally launched its breakthrough oligonucleotide (oligo) aCGH platform in January 2005, with a microarray for genome-wide scanning of chromosomal gains and losses on a single chip.