Mutations
Substitution Mutation <ul><li>Sickle cell anemia is due to a change in a single amino acid in the protein haemoglobin. </l...
Chromosomal Deletion <ul><li>Cri-du-chat disorder occurs due to a deletion of part of chromosome 5. </li></ul>
Duplication Mutation <ul><li>Fragile X syndrome is a result of a short DNA sequence which is repeated 29 – 700 times. </li...
Inversion Mutation
Translocation Mutation
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

12 mutations

336 views
265 views

Published on

Published in: Health & Medicine, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
336
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

12 mutations

  1. 1. Mutations
  2. 2. Substitution Mutation <ul><li>Sickle cell anemia is due to a change in a single amino acid in the protein haemoglobin. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Chromosomal Deletion <ul><li>Cri-du-chat disorder occurs due to a deletion of part of chromosome 5. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Duplication Mutation <ul><li>Fragile X syndrome is a result of a short DNA sequence which is repeated 29 – 700 times. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Inversion Mutation
  6. 6. Translocation Mutation

×