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Suppression, Genetic

"Suppression, Genetic" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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Mutation process that restores the wild-type PHENOTYPE in an organism possessing a mutationally altered GENOTYPE. The second "suppressor" mutation may be on a different gene, on the same gene but located at a distance from the site of the primary mutation, or in extrachromosomal genes (EXTRACHROMOSOMAL INHERITANCE).

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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Suppression, Genetic" by people in this website by year, and whether "Suppression, Genetic" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
Bar chart showing 26 publications over 20 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 1988 and 1990 and 1996 and 2004 and 2005 and 2007
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