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2. Creates no change to amino acid sequence

  • Silent
  • Frameshift
  • Missense
  • Nonsense

3. The mutation may cuse a gene to become active in a type of cell in which it is not normally active (aka ectopic expression), or expression at a time which it isn't normally expressed (often a dominant mutation)

  • Gain of function mutation
  • Conditional mutation
  • Loss of function mutation
  • Hypomorphic mutation

4. Results in the wrong amino acid sequences, occurs whenever the number of nuclotides inserted or deleted is not a multiple of three

  • Missense
  • Nonsense
  • Frameshift
  • Silent

5. Other transposable elements in bacteria are called _____ elements and only carry one gene, the product of which is required for their mobility - transposase

  • Insertion
  • Removal

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