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evolution.berkeley.edu/evolibrary/article/mutations_04

DNA and Mutations : The causes of mutations. Mutations happen for several reasons. 1. DNA fails to copy accurately. Most of the mutations that we think matter ...

evolution.berkeley.edu/evolibrary/article/evo_20

The causes of mutations. Mutations happen for several reasons. DNA fails to copy accurately. Most of the mutations that we think matter to evolution are ...

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Viruses may cause mutation of cells of other organisms. ... What three factors that are known causes of mutations? ... List three possible types of mutations?

www.biochem.uthscsa.edu/med/06-Mechanisms-of-Mutation/PrereqMechanismsofMutation3.html

Causes of Mutation. Agents that cause mutations are mutagens. We will focus on mutatgens which can alter the base-pairing properties.

www.physicsforums.com/threads/what-are-the-factors-that-cause-mutation.55119

Dec 3, 2004 #1 ... Mutation is one of the important factors to cause evolution, but ... There is also a long list of mutagenic chemical and some are refered to as cancerigenic. ... Since virus can alter the DNA in a cell, is it possible that virus is ...

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Hello, I'm trying to compile a list of factors that could cause a DNA strand to ... 3. Viruses (viruses that insert their own genes to that transcriptase ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK21578

For a recessive mutation to give rise to a mutant phenotype in a diploid ... Figure 8-3 ... Natural exposure of an organism to certain environmental factors, such as ... A common cause of spontaneous point mutations is the deamination of ...

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

A gene mutation is a permanent alteration in the DNA sequence that makes up a gene, such that ... These changes can be caused by environmental factors such as ultraviolet radiation from the sun, ... They are common enough to be considered a normal variation in the DNA. ... What are complex or multifactorial disorders?

education.seattlepi.com/external-factors-produce-mutations-dna-4203.html

A mutation, or an alteration in the sequence of chemical bases that make up a ... Certain man-made chemicals have been known to cause mutations, in most ...