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Point Mutation

"Point Mutation" 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
A mutation caused by the substitution of one nucleotide for another. This results in the DNA molecule having a change in a single base pair.

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