A single nucleotide polymorphism is the simplest form of genetic variation among individuals and can induce
minor changes in phenotypic, physiological and biochemical characteristics. This polymorphism induces various
mutations that alter the sequence of a gene which can lead to observed changes in amino acids. Several assays
have been developed...
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