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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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It would be expected that if the two species shared hot spots for transversion mutations, a number of these sites would be identical.
Therefore, G:C>T:A or G:C>C:G transversion mutations frequently occur under oxidative conditions.
34% (3 of 69), higher than that reported in the MITOMAP database, suggesting that transversion mutations without changes in the number of hydrogen bonds do not escape detection by TTGE.
KRAS mutations were present in 38% and 43% of solid ADC and LCC groups, respectively, most of which were transversion mutations (Table 4).
Transition bias decreases over evolutionary time as repeated transitions occur at the same sites (multiple hits) and as transversion mutations, which erase transition differences, accumulate (Brown 1985; DeSalle et al.