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MUTATION, French law. This term is synonymous with change, and is particularly applied to designate the change which takes place in the property of a thing in its transmission from one person to another; permutation therefore happens when, the owner of the thing sells, exchanges or gives it. It is nearly synonymous with transfer. (q.v.) Merl. Repert. h.t.

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Recently our discovery of a chemically induced mutation, elektra, enabled us to illustrate what happens when quiescence fails.
The goal is to use hybridization and induced mutation breeding to produce high-yielding indica lines with good-quality grain and ideal amylose content for the U.
7] Strain Induced Mutation Induced Fold Frequency (I) (daunomycin) (120 [micro]g/ml daunomycin) (I/S) TA7001 6.
The full results of an in-vitro study showing that Colostrinin(TM) reduces the spontaneous or induced mutation frequency in the DNA of cells has been published in the Journal of Experimental Therapeutics and Oncology.