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single nucleotide polymorphism

[¦siŋ·gəl ¦nü·klē·ə‚tīd ‚päl·ē′mȯr·fiz·əm]
(genetics)
A single base-pair difference between two copies of a deoxyribonucleic acid sequence from two individuals. Abbreviated SNP.
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Statistical analysis: Departure from the Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium for the five single nucleotide polymorphisms was tested with an exact test.
An association of its serum level and the single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) rs1800795 with neuroblastoma (NB) has been reported in American and Italian cohorts.
Association of novel promoter single nucleotide polymorphisms in vasopressin V1a receptor gene with essential hypertension in nonobese Japanese.
A single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) is a common genetic change seen in people.
Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in the folate/purine synthesis pathway predict methotrexate's effects in rhematoid arthritis.
Schubert, et al., "Single nucleotide polymorphism array analysis of flow-sorted epithelial cells from frozen versus fixed tissues for whole genome analysis of allelic loss in breast cancer," Am.
Loss-of-heterozygosity analysis of small cell lung carcinomas using single nucleotide polymorphism arrays.
The microarray includes naturally occurring genetic variations or single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) from eight different DMEs, most of which are associated with reduced, or a complete lack of, enzyme activity.
Collins noted that the complete mapping of human DNA is just the ending of a beginning, offering plans for new international research on single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs).
A new interactive web site called MitoAnalyzer has been developed by NIST researchers that allows users to determine the effects of single nucleotide polymorphisms, mutations, insertions, or deletions in human mitochondrial DNA.
The company has identified nearly 2.5 million gene variations, or single nucleotide polymorphisms, between 3 mouse strains.
(1) discussed the frequency of single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in two genomes of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, strains H37Rv (2) and CDC1551 (unpublished).

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