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Unformatted text preview: Missense you get wrong code when letters switch and you get a mutation (AGT and AUT) Nonsense you start transmission to form amino acids but this process stops prematurely, so instead of getting ATG, you get AT and a mutation occurs Insertion/Deletion Extra nucleotide or lack of a nucleotide. ..or more than one, so a mutation occurs Larger Scale chromosomal rearrangements Deletion Duplication Inversion nucleotide is inverted on same chromosome Translocation Allele moves to the wrong chromosome creating a mutated cell SRY gene Chromosomal Number Non-disjunction extra nucleotide/amino acids that shouldn't be there, messes up entire line that should be created in a certain order...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course BSCI 106 taught by Professor Porter during the Spring '08 term at Maryland.
- Spring '08