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2. 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)

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

3. Any heritable change in a gene

  • Mutation
  • Locus
  • Allele

4. All mutations result from changes in the sequence of nucleotides in DNA or, from deletions, insertions, or rearrangement of DNA sequences in the genome

  • True
  • Flase

5. A nucleotide pair in a DNA duplex is replaced with a different nucleotide pair

  • Nucleotide substitution
  • Silent mutation


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