Proteins: Mutational Effects in

Abstract

Mutations in the DNA sequence can have profound effects on the structure of proteins and on organismal function.

Keywords: substitutions; single nucleotide polymorphisms; insertions/deletions; gain/loss of function; translocations; metabolic diseases; cancer

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Web Links

Dystrophin (DMD); Locus ID 1756. Locus Link: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/LocusLink/LocRpt.cgi?l=1756

Dystrophin (DMD); MIM number: 300377. OMIM: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/htbin‐post/Omim/dispmim?300377

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Lesk, Arthur M(Jan 2006) Proteins: Mutational Effects in. In: eLS. John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester. http://www.els.net [doi: 10.1038/npg.els.0006039]