Mutation

(redirected from Silent mutation)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Silent mutation: genetic code, Nonsense mutation

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.

References in periodicals archive ?
Even though it is a silent mutation, it indicates there might be another mechanism of MAPK pathway activation in BRAF V600E-negative PLCH.
Comparisons among sequencing results showed that an alteration in exon 8: 1251 T>C silent mutation (ss 831878774) was firstly identified (Fig.
Silent mutation at G779G found that though it was a synonymous mutation the genotypic variations might influence the response to TKI as seen with Q787Q.
An exception was observed for red cell values of CAP+1, a silent mutation, which are either normal or nearly normal.
This study revealed that Cap+1 (A-C) is a silent mutation and it has only minimal effect on beta globin synthesis.
Key words: American mink, synonymous mutation, silent mutation, biological effect, growth hormone gene
In addition, we observed 3 silent mutations in gyrB and 1 silent mutation in parC.
One variation in signal peptide where G replaces A was also found in all four samples but this is a silent mutation as it has no effect on amino acid sequence.
21(7):936-940 amino acid polymorphisms and a 237 (g [right arrow] c; L/L) silent mutation and -38 (c [right arrow] t) nucleotide polymorphism are novel to the best of our knowledge.
The substitution of T/C at 35 was a silent mutation, as the mutated nucleotide does not alter the amino acid (Gly) that it encodes.
Three isolates from 2005 (GCTX 1-05, BSL2-05 and BSL 13-05) plus 1 isolate from 2004 (BSL5-04) also shared a silent mutation at position 8550 C [right arrow] T.