*  Genetic Mutations
5. Mutations affect and are affected by many genes.. The mutation concept is no longer as simple as it once was. Instead of a ... 1. Mutations are random, not directed.. 'It remains true to say that we know of no way other than random mutation by which new ... 2. Mutations are rare, not common.. 'It is probably fair to estimate the frequency of a majority of mutations in higher ... 4. The Net Effect of All Mutations is Harmful. Even if the mutations are not harmful enough to cause their carriers to be ...
  http://www.angelfire.com/oh/jude3and4homepage/mutations.html
*  PLOS Medicine: Minority HIV-1 Drug Resistance Mutations Are Present in Antiretroviral Treatment-Naïve Populations and Associate...
Jeffrey Johnson and colleagues investigate prevalence and clinical implications of minority transmitted mutations. ... Using real-time PCR to detect HIV resistance mutations present at low levels, ...
  http://journals.plos.org/plosmedicine/article/authors?id=10.1371/journal.pmed.0050158&imageURI=info:doi/10.1371/journal.pmed.0050158.t005
*  Z53 Therapeutics, A New Oncology Start-Up, Launches to Combat Cancer-Associated Mutation - Z53 Therapeutics
Z53 Therapeutics aims to develop novel anti-cancer drugs that target tumors with p53 mutations. ... The gene encoding p53 is the most commonly mutated gene in human cancer with a large number of mutations resulting in a defect ... Z53 Therapeutics, A New Oncology Start-Up, Launches to Combat Cancer-Associated Mutation Courtney Kishbaugh ... Z53 Therapeutics aims to develop novel anti-cancer drugs that target tumors with p53 mutations. ...
  http://z53therapeutics.com/news/z53therapeuticsformation
*  Warburg's Lens: A Mathematical oncology pre-print discussion forum: The effects of mutational process and selection on driver...
Here we have used public cancer sequencing data to infer the independent effects of mutation and selection on driver mutation ... However, links between specific mutation-causing processes and the acquisition of individual driver mutations have remained ... The effects of mutational process and selection on driver mutations across cancer types. View ORCID ProfileDaniel Temko, Ian ... These results show that while mutational processes play a large role in determining which driver mutations are present in a ...
  http://mathematicaloncology.blogspot.co.uk/2017/07/the-effects-of-mutational-process-and.html
*  A novel strategy for point mutation biomarker discovery in the colorectal cancer genome with massively parallel resequencing |...
For example, mutations in APC, KRAS and TP53 are critical to the development of colorectal cancer. Mutations in genes like EGFR ... Undoubtedly, there are other critical gene mutations to be discovered and comprehensive mutation discovery from individual ... This mutation profile may provide prognostic and predictive genetic biomarkers. However, current technologies are severely ... As a solution, we describe the development and application of a novel resequencing strategy for point mutation discovery on a ...
  http://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/content/67/9_Supplement/3799
*  Family History Ups Breast Cancer Risk Even Without... ( Unknown mutations may account for inc...)
17 (HealthDay News) -- The risk of breast cancer for a wo...And in women younger than age 40 without the BRCA mutations but ... Unknown mutations may account for increased odds researchers say ...MONDAY Nov. ... The study shows that women with a strong family history but not the BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations are still very much more at risk ... Unknown mutations may account for increased odds, researchers say. MONDAY, Nov. 17 (HealthDay News) -- The risk of breast ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/medicine-news-1/Family-History-Ups-Breast-Cancer-Risk-Even-Without-BRCA-Gene-29945-1/
*  Plus it
This study provides the first evidence that HNF-1α PTC mutations may be subject to NMD. Mutations that result in significant ... mutations in the hepatocyte nuclear factor-1α (HNF-1α) gene account for ∼65% of cases (2). Over 120 different HNF-1α mutations ... α mutation results from the insertion of a C nucleotide in a polyC tract in exon 4 (2,5-7). This mutation, P291fsinsC, accounts ... mutations R171X, P291fsinsC, and I414G415ATCG→CCA), two missense mutations (G207D and R229P), and two unaffected controls. P ...
  http://diabetes.diabetesjournals.org/content/53/2/500
*  Plus it
... such as activating mutations of mTOR and TSC1 mutations for the mTOR inhibitor everolimus or EGFR mutations for the EGFR ... they confirmed whether the mutation was a prevalent mutation and found that the RAD50L1237F mutation was detected in the ... As tumors can harbor thousands of mutations, it is technically challenging to sort out the most relevant mutations of potential ... EGFR mutations in lung cancer: correlation with clinical response to gefitinib therapy. Science 2004;304:1497-500. ...
  http://cancerdiscovery.aacrjournals.org/content/4/9/988
*  Rare Genetic Disorder: Genotype - Phenotype correlation in ABCA12 Mutations
... most mutations are truncation mutations including nonsense mutations, frameshift mutations (deletion/ insertion mutations), and ... Other mutations reported in HI families are missense mutations, exon deletions, and single amino acid deletions.. ... Thus far, in HI patients, at least one mutation on each allele must be a truncation or deletion mutation within a conserved ... Complete loss of ABCA12 function due to homozygous or compound heterozygous truncation mutations always results in the HI ...
  http://raregeneticdisorder.blogspot.com/2012/06/genotype-phenotype-correlation-in.html
*  The Evolution of Mutator Genes in Bacterial Populations: The Roles of Environmental Change and Timing | Genetics
1999b Beneficial mutations, hitchhiking and the evolution of mutation rates in sexual populations. Genetics 151: 1621-1631. ... In the case of the nonmutators, the per-cell mutation rate per generation is μn, so the number of mutations approximates a ... First, the mutator need not be the first to generate the benefical mutation. It just has to acquire that mutation before its ... 1999a The approach to mutation-selection balance in an infinite asexual population, and the evolution of mutation rates. Proc. ...
  http://www.genetics.org/content/164/3/843.long
*  Quantifying Clonal and Subclonal Passenger Mutations in Cancer Evolution
We show that the frequencies obtained by passenger mutations depend strongly on the ratio of death and birth rates of cancer ... We estimate the size of the cancer cell population that was present when a specific mutation first emerged. Our theory informs ... mathematical modeling to shed light on the evolutionary dynamics of cancer by studying the accumulation of passenger mutations ...
  http://journals.plos.org/ploscompbiol/article?id=10.1371/journal.pcbi.1004731
*  Presence of gene mutation helps guide thyroid cancer... ( A specific gene mutation may be usef...)
The mutation called BRAF V600E is a genetic alteration in the BRAF o...Past studies have shown that the mutation frequently ... occurs in the mos...The findings come at an important time as both the incidence of thyroi...,Presence,of,gene,mutation,helps, ... A specific gene mutation may be useful in predicting the level of aggr... ... Bioelectronic 'signatures?hold key to DNA mutations. 8. Sugar beet virus mutation requires Texas touch. 9. Mutation in clams ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/biology-news-1/Presence-of-gene-mutation-helps-guide-thyroid-cancer-treatment-266-1/
*  Institute of Cancer Research Repository - The silent mutational landscape of infant MLL-AF4 pro-B acute lymphoblastic leukemia
flt3 mutations gene model rearrangements identification murine. Research teams:. ICR divisions , Molecular Pathology , Biology ... enhancing the acquisition of additional key mutations. To gain insight into the genomic landscape of infant MLL-AF4 pro-B ALL ... demonstrating that only a very small number of mutations are necessary to generate infant MLL-leukemia. (c) 2013 Wiley ...
  http://publications.icr.ac.uk/12706/
*  mutation - Wiktionary
"mutation" in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language). ... Names for a group: A flute or mutation of thrushes.. *2013, Jason Sacher, A Compendium of Collective Nouns: From an Armory of ... A Mutation of Thrushes. The authors of the books of venery were not predicting Darwin with this term, but taking a cue from a ... These rarities may be new mutations, or they can be existing ones that are neutral-or are even selected against-in a wild ...
  https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/mutation
*  Mutation
Change in the genetic structure (DNA); it may occur spontaneously or be induced (e.g., by radiation, drugs, or certain mutagenic chemicals ...
  https://labtestsonline.org/glossary/mutation
*  mutation
... Chesley Huskins huskincg at brevard.edu Wed Dec 1 13:51:55 EST 1999 *Previous message: mutation ... I have recently seen a news story that suggests a genetic mutation in females may be responsible in causing them to be more ...
  http://www.bio.net/bionet/mm/biochrom/1999-December/002197.html
*  JAK2 Mutation
... gene mutations are associated with bone marrow disorders called myeloproliferative neoplasms (MPNs) caused by the production of ... The JAK2 mutation test may be used, along with other tests such as CALR mutation and MPL mutation testing, to help diagnose ... have a JAK2 mutation, most for the JAK2 V617F mutation. Additionally, the mutation is also rarely found in people with chronic ... The primary JAK2 test is JAK2 V617F, named for a mutation at a specific location in the JAK2 gene. JAK2 V617F mutation is ...
  https://labtestsonline.org/tests/jak2-mutation
*  mutation | genetics | Britannica.com
mutation: An alteration in the genetic material (the genome) of a cell of a living organism or of a virus that is more or less ... Mutations in egg or sperm cells (germinal mutations) may result in an individual offspring all of whose cells carry the ... Mutations are of several types. Changes within genes are called point mutations. The simplest kinds are changes to single base ... mutation - Children's Encyclopedia (Ages 8-11). A mutation is a mistake or a change in a living thing's DNA. DNA, or ...
  https://www.britannica.com/science/mutation-genetics
*  Evolution - A-Z - Mutation
Mutation. A mutation is any change occurring in the message that a gene carries. Mutations mainly arise as copy errors when DNA ... Mutations can occur at single base level or at chromosomal level. The effects of mutation can occasionally be very dramatic: ... Darwinian evolution requires a constant supply of variation: much of it is supplied by mutation, and a mutation-selection ... The first major geneticist to study mutation was H.J. Muller, who demonstrated it can be induced by X-rays. He also recognized ...
  http://www.blackwellpublishing.com/ridley/a-z/Mutation.asp
*  Mutation Search | GenomeWeb
A clinician advocates genetic testing to identify asymptomatic mutation carriers who are at risk for several cancers associated ... has written extensively on genetic testing for mutations related to multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 - a rare, autosomal- ...
  https://www.genomeweb.com/archive/mutation-search
*  EGFR Mutation Testing
... mutation testing is used, when EGFR mutation testing is ordered, and what the results of EGFR mutation testing might mean ... An EGFR mutation test may be ordered by itself or as part of a series of tests that also includes KRAS and/or ALK mutation ... If an activating mutation is present, as detected with an EGFR mutation test, then the drugs directed against EGFR are much ... If KRAS mutation testing is performed and indicates that the tumor lacks a KRAS mutation, then the affected person is likely to ...
  https://labtestsonline.org/tests/egfr-mutation-testing
*  Smashwords - Books Tagged 'mutation'
Guism: Psychical Mutations Of Homo Sapiens by Andrey Davydov & Olga Skorbatyuk Series: Metaphorical Dictionary. . Price: $19.99 ... Books tagged: mutation The adult filter is active; there may be additional content. To view this content, click the "Adult ... In modern culture, gui are usually called by words 'human', 'people.' Mutations in the form of guism have a psychical ... Cobaye d'une expérience hors-norme sur les mutations génétiques, isolée dans une clinique sur une planète inoccupée, Eloïne ...
  https://www.smashwords.com/books/tags/mutation?adult=off
*  memetic mutation - Everything2.com
... a memetic mutation is a process by which one concept transforms into another. Analogies themselves serve ... ... This is analogous to a crossover mutation of DNA, where two strands of DNA each break into two pieces then each piece of one ... Following the analogy between memes and genes, a memetic mutation is a process by which one concept transforms into another. ...
  https://everything2.com/title/memetic+mutation
*  hack//Mutation Part 2 - GameSpot
hack Part 2: Mutation Movie 1. Take a look the intro movie to .hack Part 2: Mutation in this clip. ... hack Part 2: Mutation Review. Even if you really liked the first .hack game, you probably won't like the second installment as ... hack Part 2: Mutation Movie 4. Take a look at some new footage of the second installment of the .hack series. ... hack Part 2: Mutation Movie 2. Kite and a friend explore the depths of a dungeon in The World. ...
  https://www.gamespot.com/-hack-mutation-part-2/