single nucleotide polymorphism

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Noun1.single nucleotide polymorphism - (genetics) genetic variation in a DNA sequence that occurs when a single nucleotide in a genome is altered; SNPs are usually considered to be point mutations that have been evolutionarily successful enough to recur in a significant proportion of the population of a species
genetic science, genetics - the branch of biology that studies heredity and variation in organisms
polymorphism - (genetics) the genetic variation within a population that natural selection can operate on
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The market for Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNPs) identification tools is predicted to grow to US$xx by 2009, from US$xx million in 2004, and will greatly facilitate customizing therapy and predicting hereditary disorders.
We agree that sequencing accuracy in assessing comparative single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) data is important.
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