mutation

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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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Characterization of the reactivity pattern of murine monoclonal antibodies against wild-type hepatitis B surface antigen to G145R and other naturally occurring "a" loop escape mutations.
The vaccines would have to be redesigned to recognize VEMs and incorporate hepatitis B virus proteins that aren't vulnerable to escape mutations, he added.
The advantage of targeting cellular factors is that they are far less mutable than HIV proteins and therefore less likely to have escape mutations.
By using a chimeric antigen with 17 distinct antigenic targets (epitopes) in a single vaccine, the authors reported that escape mutations, which would allow tumors to escape immune attack did not occur.
As modeled by Walker and Kongsuwan (7), major antigenic sites for Vesicular stomatitis virus (New Jersey) neutralization escape mutations correspond to the CHPV G domain exhibiting multiple amino acid changes in epitope VII (Yhr219Ala and Gly222Ala) and epitope VI (Arg264Lys and His269Pro).