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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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Translarna received marketing authorization in Europe in August 2014 for the treatment of nonsense mutation Duchenne muscular dystrophy (nmDMD) in ambulatory patients aged five years and older.
Homozygosity for an enzyme-inactivating nonsense mutation commonly correlates with the non-secretor phenotype.
ACT DMD results confirm clinical benefit of Translarna in nonsense mutation Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
We are delighted that Translarna was approved for the treatment of nonsense mutation Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
A total of 16 different mutations were found, including 8 novel mutations: 6 frameshift mutations, 6 missense mutations, 3 splice site mutations, and 1 nonsense mutation.
This created a stop codon, which is commonly referred to as a nonsense mutation.
In nonsense mutation cystic fibrosis, an interruption in the genetic code - known as a nonsense mutation - prematurely halts the synthesis of CFTR, causing the protein to be short and non-functioning.
Where mechanisms exist and in accordance with local regulations, PTC will make Translarna available to nonsense mutation Duchenne muscular dystrophy (nmDMD) patients through funded EAP programs.
Novel nonsense mutation causes analbuminemia in a Moroccan family.
We are extremely pleased to be working with CFFT and Southern Research in this effort to find therapies for cystic fibrosis patients with a nonsense mutation," said Steven Rowe, M.
TM](ataluren) for the treatment of nonsense mutation Duchenne muscular dystrophy (nmDMD) in ambulatory patients aged five years and older.
Totality of clinical data demonstrate Translarna's ability to slow disease progression for patients with nonsense mutation Duchenne muscular dystrophy -
Furthermore, a nonsense mutation in the small muscle protein, X-linked (SMPX) of the affected individuals had been detected.