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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mutation_rate

In genetics, the mutation rate is the frequency of new mutations in a single gene or organism ... When the mutation rate in humans increases certain health risks can occur, for example, cancer and other hereditary diseases. ... are changes to the sequence of a gene that do not change the protein produced by that gene.

www.quora.com/How-often-do-mutations-occur-among-humans

Short answer: REALLY often. In fact, I believe they happen all the time. Mutations can occur during meiosis and/or mitosis, which is essentially cell divisio...

socratic.org/questions/how-often-do-mutations-occur

Dec 18, 2015 ... The average human zygote contains 128 mutations. ... Mutations do occur at a frequent rate, but the majority are corrected by the body's repair ...

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

Aug 15, 2017 ... Acquired (or somatic) mutations occur at some time during a ... (It is often impossible to tell exactly when a de novo mutation happened.) As the ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/experts-random-mutations

Looking back through the history of a species' genome, mutations do indeed ... since most mutations that occur are quickly lost from the population, often in just ...

www.chegg.com/homework-help/questions-and-answers/1-often-mutations-occur-dna-replication-cell-repair-mutations-mutagens-carcinogens-affect--q7819543

How often do mutations occur during DNA replication? How does the cell repair these mutations? How do mutagens and carcinogens affect these processes ...

www.thenakedscientists.com/forum/index.php?topic=42950.0

The errors can either occur in the gametes, leading to a new mutation that can be passed on, or occur in the normal cell division in the human ...

statedclearly.com/articles/human-mutation-rate-how-many-dna-mutations-happen-each-generation

A mutation rate is the number of mutations which occur on average per generation. Mutation rates are determined by comparing the DNA of offspring to parents, ...

www.thenakedscientists.com/articles/questions/how-do-mutations-occur-human-beings

Jan 29, 2012 ... Most mutations happen because we breathe oxygen. ... your cells, telling them what to do, so damage to DNA in your cells can cause problems.