a substance or preparation capable of inducing mutation
In genetics, a mutagen is a physical or chemical agent that changes the genetic
material, usually DNA, of an organism and thus increases the frequency of ...
Citation: Ralston, A. (2008) Environmental mutagens, cell signalling and DNA
repair. Nature Education 1(1):114. Email. Do genes live in a bubble? Find out
At 3:24 in the video he explains different examples of exogenous mutagens such
as intercalators and base analogues. They can also be from the environment ...
Cancer research - journal article. Meat Intake, Cooking-Related Mutagens
and Risk of Colorectal Adenoma in a Sigmoidoscopy-Based Case-Control Study. February 2005. More »
Mutagens are substances that change the genetic information of an organism,
usually by changing DNA. Mutagens are usually also carcinogens as mutations ...
Chemical mutagens are classified as alkylating agents, cross-linking agents, and
polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs). Alkylating agents act by adding ...
Mutagens and carcinogens. Article By: Tennant, Raymond W. Cellular and
Genetic Toxicology Branch, Department of Health and Human Resources,
In The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, mutagens are powerful mutation-triggering
agents and (with patch 1.3 installed) alchemy ingredients. They allow you to ...
An agent, such as a chemical, ultraviolet light, or a radioactive element, that can
induce or increase the frequency of mutation in an organism.