Descriptor English: Loss of Function Mutation
Descriptor Spanish: Mutación con Pérdida de Función
Descriptor mutación con pérdida de función
Entry term(s) mutaciones anuladoras
mutaciones nulas
mutaciones permeables
mutación amórfica
mutación anuladora
mutación nula
mutación permeable
Scope note: Mutación que causa la reducción o supresión de la actividad de un gen.
Descriptor Portuguese: Mutação com Perda de Função
Descriptor French: Mutation perte de fonction
Entry term(s): Leaky Mutation
Leaky Mutations
Mutation, Leaky
Mutation, Null
Mutations, Leaky
Mutations, Null
Null Mutation
Null Mutations
Tree number(s): G05.365.590.538
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A mutation that causes a decrease in or elimination of a gene product's activity.
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
GE genetics
IM immunology
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Mutation (1989-2017)
Public MeSH Note: 2018
History Note: 2018
DeCS ID: 57265
Unique ID: D000073658
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Date Established: 2018/01/01
Date of Entry: 2017/07/11
Revision Date: 2017/06/30
Loss of Function Mutation - Preferred
Concept UI M000623325
Scope note A mutation that causes a decrease in or elimination of a gene product's activity.
Preferred term Loss of Function Mutation
Leaky Mutation - Narrower
Concept UI M000624520
Preferred term Leaky Mutation
Entry term(s) Leaky Mutations
Mutation, Leaky
Mutations, Leaky
Null Mutation - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000624519
Preferred term Null Mutation
Entry term(s) Mutation, Null
Mutations, Null
Null Mutations

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