silent mutation


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silent mutation

n.
A genetic mutation that does not result in a change of phenotype.
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Translations
mutation inapparente
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These variants differ from AAV9 by a single G505R mutation in VP3, although AAVHSC17 was also reported to contain a silent mutation in VP1.41 Confusingly, both transduction experiments and genome editing results in the recent Smith et al.
Based on our sequence analysis, the SNPs identified in three different sequences, the first and third were silent mutation and the second was missense mutation, while other sample not showed any variation when compared to same breed (Fig.
Among these mutations, EX3_62delA showed a silent mutation, EX3_ 63T/A showed a missense mutation leading to the changes Se [right arrow] His, and EX3_83A/T showed a nonsense mutation (Figure 2B).
The G841A silent mutation may affect mRNA splicing and/or stability, even the kinetics of protein translation, thus giving rise to the functional change of INHA gene (Komar, 2007).
A novel silent mutation 1251 T>C was first identified located in exon 8 of the LPL gene.
CAP+1 mutation, the only silent mutation in the study was present in 4 Punjabis, 4 Pathans and 1 other carrier (Table-1).
A silent mutation (AAA [right arrow] AAG, Lys [right arrow] Lys) at codon 121 has been reported from India in our previous study (9).