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1. Insertion mutation
A mutation caused by the insertion of at least one extra nucleotide base in a DNA sequence .

2. Insertion sequence (insertion element, IS element)
The simplest type of transposable element. Has only genes involved in transposition .

3. Insertion sequence selection
The selection of cell s within a population which have had a foreign piece of DNA -- an insertion sequence -- incorporated into their genome s.

4. Insertion vector
A cloning vector derived from bacteriophage lambda which has had most of its normal gene s removed to make room for new DNA of interest to science, which are inserted by recombination .

5. Insertion
A type of mutation in which a new DNA base is inserted into an existing sequence of DNA bases. This shifts the reference frame in protein synthesis, resulting (sometimes) in altered amino acid sequences.

6. Insertional inactivation
The inactivation of a gene by inserting a fragment of DNA into the middle of its coding sequence. Any future products from the inactivated gene will not work because of the extra codes added to it.

7. Insertional mutagenesis
The generation of an insertion mutation by inserting one or more extra nucleotide bases into the DNA sequence.

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