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Substitution

Substitution is a type of mutation where one base pair is replaced by a different base pair. The term also refers to the replacement of one amino acid in a protein with a different amino acid.

Date:June 12, 2010
Credit:Darryl Leja, NHGRI
Dimensions:1601 x 408
File Size:172 Kb
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