Genetic Mutation

By Haylie Lynch

define the topic content of genetic mutation

A gene mutation is a permanent alteration in the DNA sequence that makes up a gene, such that the sequence differs from what is found in most people.

when and where the content of genetic mutation developed

A gene mutation is a permanent alteration in the DNA sequence that makes up a gene, such that the sequence differs from what is found in most people. Mutations range in size; they can affect anywhere from a single DNA building block (base pair) to a large segment of a chromosome that includes multiple genes.
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Genetic Mutation occurres when there is a birth default

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Ben Lynch

"He observe and hear these types of questions all the time: “Is MTHFR related to schizophrenia?” “Is MTHFR related to itchy skin?” “Is MTHFR related to breast cancer?” “Is MTHFR related to depression?” “Is MTHFR related to rheumatoid arthritis?”
  • 1974: Born in Portland, Oregon
  • 1984: Turned 10
  • 1986: Moved to Central Oregon. Lived on a 100 acre horse ranch in Prineville, Oregon.
  • 1992: Graduated Valedictorian from Sunriver Preparatory School in Sunriver, Oregon
  • 1994: Finally reached my final height of 6′ 5″
  • 1992 – 1995: Rowed for the University of Washington Huskies Crew Team. Overcame a serious 2 year knee injury after discovering the root cause on my own.
  • 1995 – 1996: Had enough of ‘structured life’ in lecture halls and training rooms." i got this from a website called

Cancer and Lynch syndrome

About three percent of all people who have colorectal cancer have Lynch Syndrome, an inherited cancer susceptibility syndrome caused by mutations in one of five DNA mismatch repair (MMR) genes.