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mutate

(myo͞o′tāt, myo͞o-tāt′)
intr. & tr.v. mu·tated, mu·tating, mu·tates
To undergo or cause to undergo mutation.

mu′ta′tive (-tā′tĭv, -tə-tĭv) adj.
mu′ta′tor n.

mutate

verb To alter DNA; to undergo genomic change.
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Conclusion: It was found that WT TP53 interactions with BRCA1 and RAD51 did not interfere with mutated TP53 in MDA-MB-468 cell line.
It's not surprising that these are the two most highly mutated tumor suppressors in cancer.
Our paper is a major advance because we identify a protein that binds to the mutated protein and promotes its breakdown," he said.
Scientists also think cows were probably the source of viruses that mutated to cause measles and smallpox in humans.
No TPO activity was detectable with cells transfected with mutated mRNAs.
To compare the applicability of the Qiagen and G/R methods for isolation of circulating DNA, we purified DNA from aliquots of serum from six patients with known mutant k-ras-positive colorectal disease (colorectal cancer or adenomatous polyps) and analyzed it for the presence of mutated k-ras DNA.
In 75% of the pairs, the mutated gene was BRCA1; in 11%, the women had ovarian cancer.
As with the melded and mutated external geometry, internal spaces wrap and warp around each other with elegant fluidity.
A test for the mutated protein now replaces an earlier, more traumatic procedure, the brain biopsy.
While Erbitux([R]) doesn't kill cancer cells that have mutated KRAS, it can bind to the tumor cells and activate the binding of another protein in the immune system called complement to the tumor cell.
Combination therapy with agents that address different and complementary pathways, with neratinib targeting the HER2 kinase and DS-8201 providing an innovative targeted delivery of a potent cytotoxic, represents an intriguing approach to the treatment of HER2 mutated tumors and helps to maximize the potential for both agents in treating cancers with a HER2 mutation.
Washington, May 23 ( ANI ): Scientists have discovered a gene that when mutated leads to hunger at unwanted hours, interrupts sleep and causes overeating.