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Different types of Genetic mutations

Chromosomal aberrations, point mutation, deletion of nucleotides and addition of nucleotides, loss of function and gain of function are some of the examples of different type of Genetic mutations. The term mutation was coined by Hugo De Vries in 1890. Mutation is an important phenomenon in nature for the creation of variation. “Under the influence of

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Epigenetic class 2: How epigenetic alteration helps us evolving and surviving in all condition?

How epigenetic alterations influence our life. Humans are originated from the African subcontinent and migrated all over the world. Epigenetic alterations make us adaptive in all conditions. Actually, migration, selection, genetic drift and mutation are the major forces which help us to evolve and survive. Unfavourable conditions can create a mutation in our genome and

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