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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 deleterious effects of the mutations in the simulations are motivated by empirical studies of mutation events in Drosophilla melanogaster.
By characterizing many thousands of mutation events by genome sequencing of MA lines and wild mice, I will determine the molecular spectrum and the factors explaining mutation rate variation across the genome.
However there is a high frequency of spontaneous mutation and as many as one-half the cases have no family history and represent new mutation events.
Nine independent F9 mutations in the Mexican hemophilia B population: nonrandom recurrences of point mutation events in the human germline.