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Descriptor English: Mutagenesis
Descriptor Spanish: Mutagénesis
Descriptor Portuguese: Mutagênese
Descriptor French: Mutagenèse
Entry term(s): Mutageneses
Tree number(s): G05.558
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016296
Scope note: Process of generating a genetic MUTATION. It may occur spontaneously or be induced by MUTAGENS.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Mutation (1966-1990)
Public MeSH Note: 91
History Note: 91
Related: Antimutagenic Agents MeSH
Mutagens MeSH
Teratogenesis MeSH
DeCS ID: 29056
Unique ID: D016296
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Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1990/05/29
Revision Date: 2016/06/17
Mutagenesis - Preferred
Concept UI M0024904
Scope note Process of generating a genetic MUTATION. It may occur spontaneously or be induced by MUTAGENS.
Preferred term Mutagenesis
Entry term(s) Mutageneses



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