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Synonyms for mutagenesis
ˌmyu təˈdʒɛn ə sɪsmu·ta·ge·n·e·sis

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  1. mutagenesisnoun

    an event capable of causing a mutation

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  1. Eric Rubin:

    Having an antiviral is a good thing. It's just good. We really have to watch out for problems like mutagenesis, we have to watch out for resistance, and to see if there are strategies to decrease that risk, but wow -- it would be great to have something -- if Merck's data is right -- to cut risk hospitalizations and death by 50 %. That's awesome.

  2. Mark Denison:

    The two basic mechanisms are either chain termination, which I call the delayed stop sign, or mutagenesis, which is like blowing potholes in the road as the car is driving along. It's just damaging the genome.

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