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Instability

The quality or state of being unstable.


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Re: microsatellite instability

OK, another question: I can see how insertion/deletion can be detected by fragment analysis, but incorporation of a wrong nucleotide wouldn't cause change in the length of amplicon, so can that also be detected by fragment analysis?

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by kk
Thu Jul 10, 2014 2:45 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: microsatellite instability
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microsatellite instability

Actually I just came across one answer: "factors such as increased microsatellite instability have been associated with improved survival in patients with right-sided lesions."

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by kk
Mon Aug 13, 2012 1:32 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: microsatellite instability
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microsatellite instability

My question is what is the therapeutic advantage if someone with a colorectal tumor is diagnosed being microsatellite instable. Tx.

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by kk
Wed Aug 08, 2012 11:21 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: microsatellite instability
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Re: Genetic Instability

Help me on this - how does starvation lead de facto to genetic instability and what do you mean be "genetic instability"? When the numbers of a populations are diminished severely the gene pool is narrowed, this is like pruning a tree to the point ...

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by cyanodave
Tue Mar 27, 2012 4:04 am
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Herbivores without predators
Replies: 19
Views: 16116

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Help me on this - how does starvation lead de facto to genetic instability and what do you mean be "genetic instability"? Hi Jorgelobo. I studied ecology, not genetics, but I think there are rules for the survival of any species, and they are ...

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by animartco
Wed Mar 07, 2012 1:02 pm
 
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Herbivores without predators
Replies: 19
Views: 16116
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