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# mutation - Sunday 5 September, 2021

How much do we know about the Mu strain of Covid-19, the WHO's latest 'variant of interest'?
# Mu Variant
# Mu Variant

How much do we know about the Mu strain of Covid-19, the WHO's latest 'variant of interest'?

Sep 5th 2021, 7:00 AM 44,091 Views 28 Comments

Four cases of this variant have been identified so far in Ireland, according to latest figures.

# mutation - Saturday 2 January, 2021

Analysis suggests UK coronavirus variant 'not responsible for recent surge' in Ireland
# B117
# B117

Analysis suggests UK coronavirus variant 'not responsible for recent surge' in Ireland

Updated Jan 2nd 2021, 2:45 PM 86,430 Views 79 Comments

It was identified in fewer than 10% of swabs in a small batch anaylsed.

# mutation - Saturday 26 December, 2020

France and Spain confirm cases of new coronavirus strain
# Mutation
# Mutation

France and Spain confirm cases of new coronavirus strain

Updated Dec 26th 2020, 1:45 PM 32,192 Views 36 Comments

The patient in France’s first case arrived in the country from London on 19 December.

# mutation - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Autism and schizophrenia may be caused by the same mutations
# Health
# Health

Autism and schizophrenia may be caused by the same mutations

Apr 29th 2014, 9:01 AM 9,054 Views 35 Comments

That’s the finding of a research group at Trinity College.

# mutation - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

New genetic mutation linked to eczema
# Skin Disease
# Skin Disease

New genetic mutation linked to eczema

Nov 5th 2013, 7:00 AM 13,799 Views 20 Comments

The mutation of the gene can result in the development of a type of eczema known as atopic dermatitis.

# mutation - Tuesday 14 August, 2012

Fukushima caused mutant butterflies: scientists
# Mutation
# Mutation

Fukushima caused mutant butterflies: scientists

Aug 14th 2012, 11:12 AM 7,427 Views 18 Comments

The butterflies were found to have abnormalities including smaller wings and damaged eyes.

# mutation - Wednesday 22 February, 2012

NUIG researchers discover enzyme linked with Huntington’s disease mutation
# Breakthrough
# Breakthrough

NUIG researchers discover enzyme linked with Huntington’s disease mutation

Feb 22nd 2012, 7:15 AM 2,637 Views 1 Comment

The findings are not a cure for the degenerative disease, but they could point to new ways to stop its progression.

# mutation - Monday 28 March, 2011

Genetic mutation may have contributed to Liz Taylor's death
# Mutant
From The Daily Edge
# Mutant

Genetic mutation may have contributed to Liz Taylor's death

Mar 28th 2011, 6:24 PM 11,013 Views 0 Comments

The late actress’s remarkable eyes were actually down to a genetic mutation – she had two lines of eyelashes.