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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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F7 mutations associated with mild-to-moderate bleeding histories are usually mis-sense mutations affecting circulating FVII, with activities ranging from 1% to 50%.
The majority of mutations in this study, and also in the UK and Canadian series, are mis-sense mutations and many are novel and private.