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Inactive mutant

Inactive mutant

a mutant that is not phenotypically manifest.

Synonym: silent mutant.

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Re: Can you explain the Ras recruitment system?

... fused to the plasma membrane. My questions are: 1) is the cdc25-2 yRAS mutant already attached to the plasma membrane, even in the inactive GDP-associated form? 2) How can we tell what the switch is? Can't the bait interact ...

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by janapix
Mon Jun 11, 2012 3:33 am
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Can you explain the Ras recruitment system?
Replies: 1
Views: 2913

No vaccine for HIV after 25 years ?

... mutation rate. Whilst many mutated viruses naturally become completely inactive, there are always those who manage to slightly alter the antigens ... treatment of at least three different drugs must be used (so if a mutant is resistant to one or two drugs, the third is still able to inactivate ...

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by biohazard
Thu Dec 13, 2007 7:48 am
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: No vaccine for HIV after 25 years ?
Replies: 17
Views: 7866

Is this right

If mutant 1 has inactive form for A->D enzyme, does that mean A accumulates since it cannot be further processed?

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by mith
Tue Nov 06, 2007 5:38 am
Forum: Genetics
Topic: Is this right
Replies: 3
Views: 1827

Questions regarding lac/trp operons

... units of B-gal. Since the first strand of the merodiploid contains an inactive CAP binding site, CAP-cAMP complex won't be able to bind to the ... 10-fold and repression accounts for 70-fold. a) trp repressor protein mutant ANS. With no repressor to bind to the operator, expression is only ...

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by operon
Thu Mar 08, 2007 7:32 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Questions regarding lac/trp operons
Replies: 2
Views: 5306

6 DNA questions in various matters..Can you answer?

... a mutation was found, that came to expression in producing an INACTIVE PROTEIN. When the amino acids in the mutant protein were compared to those in the active protein, t was found that the amino acid ...

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by Imemine
Wed May 11, 2005 12:53 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: 6 DNA questions in various matters..Can you answer?
Replies: 3
Views: 2390

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