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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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The HAART regimen combines multiple drugs that directly attack the HIV virus, often leading to virus mutation and drug resistance.
The VIROFREE formula - known as a quaternary ammonium compound - currently has approved labeling supporting surface disinfectant efficacy against two corona viruses, and is now in queue for testing the new corona virus mutation that causes SARS.
The new multicenter, placebo-controlled, Phase II protocol, which was jointly developed by the Company's medical staff and physicians affiliated with various national AIDS Advocacy Groups, will deploy the investigational immunologic agent, Ampligen(R), before the first sign of virologic treatment failure and before any virus mutation occurs.
Association between hepatitis B virus mutations and the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma: a meta-analysis.
Interactions of phosphatase and tensin homolog single nucleotide polymorphisms with hepatitis B virus mutations and their associations with hepatocellular carcinoma risk
Yet, the specific viruses that gave rise to those antibodies and the virus mutations that drove them to reach their final form remained unknown, hampering HIV vaccine discovery.
Still, spotting these flu virus mutations in pigs may be cause for concern, says Daniel Perez, a virologist at the University of Maryland, College Park.
A survey among newly diagnosed, ARV-naive HIV-infected individuals in Limpopo province (7) shows a reassuringly low prevalence of drug-resistant HI virus mutations, as reported elsewhere in South Africa and in Zambia and Malawi.
Searching of main cause leading to severe influenza A virus mutations and consequently to influenza pandemics/epidemics.
The egg production method also creates difficulty in redesigning the vaccine to keep pace with virus mutations.