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Base Pair Mismatch

"Base Pair Mismatch" 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.

MeSH information
The presence of an uncomplimentary base in double-stranded DNA caused by spontaneous deamination of cytosine or adenine, mismatching during homologous recombination, or errors in DNA replication. Multiple, sequential base pair mismatches lead to formation of heteroduplex DNA; (NUCLEIC ACID HETERODUPLEXES).

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Base Pair Mismatch" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Base Pair Mismatch" was a major or minor topic of these publication.