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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mutation

In biology, a mutation is the permanent alteration of the nucleotide sequence of the genome of an organism, virus, or extrachromosomal DNA or other genetic ...

ghr.nlm.nih.gov/primer/mutationsanddisorders/genemutation

3 days ago ... A gene mutation is a permanent alteration in the DNA sequence that makes up a gene, such that the sequence differs from what is found in ...

www.nature.com/scitable/topicpage/genetic-mutation-1127

Mutations are changes in the genetic sequence, and they are a main cause of diversity among organisms. These changes occur at many different levels, and ...

www.nature.com/scitable/topicpage/genetic-mutation-441

A mutation is a heritable change in the nucleotide sequence of an organism's DNA that ultimately serves as a source of genetic diversity. A single base change  ...

www.sciencealert.com/8-genetic-mutations-that-can-give-you-superpowers

May 31, 2017 ... More than 99 percent of your genetic information is exactly the same as every other person on the planet. Your genes determine your skin ...

www.businessinsider.com/genetic-mutations-that-make-you-more-awesome-2016-1

Jan 9, 2016 ... Mutations in our genes give some the advantage over others from everything from coffee drinking to unbreakable bones.

genetics.thetech.org/about-genetics/mutations-and-disease

Few mutations are bad for you. In fact, some mutations can be beneficial. Over time, genetic mutations create genetic diversity, which keeps populations healthy.

learn.genetics.utah.edu/content/basics/mutation

The whole human family is one species with the same genes. Mutation creates slightly different versions of the same genes, called alleles. These small ...

www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4553374/Three-genetic-mutations-superhuman-abilities.html

May 30, 2017 ... Some people, for example have a genetic mutation that allows muscle cells to grow bigger and divide more than usual - making people, and ...

io9.com/10-unusual-genetic-mutations-in-humans-470843733

Apr 5, 2013 ... But sometimes these biological differences lead to genetic mutations that are extremely rare, and sometimes debilitating. Historically, many ...