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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

Mutations range in size; they can affect anywhere from a single DNA building block (base pair) to a large segment of a chromosome that includes multiple genes ...

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.khanacademy.org/test-prep/mcat/biomolecules/genetic-mutations/v/an-introduction-to-genetic-mutations

So genetic mutations that are inherited from our parents, are most likely due to a " RECESSIVE" mutation. Meaning that there" 2 bad copies" one from the mother ...

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 ...

patients.ambrygen.com/cancer/know-the-basics/genetics-101/what-are-genetic-alterations-and-mutations

Some genetic changes are harmless. These changes (or alterations) may be the causes of people having different eye color or different hair color. None of these ...