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Microsatellite Instability MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Microsatellite Instability
Tree Number(s)
C23.550.362.590
G05.365.590.335.590
G05.370.590
Unique ID
D053842
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D053842
Scope Note
The occurrence of highly polymorphic mono- and dinucleotide MICROSATELLITE REPEATS in somatic cells. It is a form of genome instability associated with defects in DNA MISMATCH REPAIR.
Entry Term(s)
Replication Error Phenotype
Previous Indexing
Microsatellite Repeats (1994-2006)
See Also
Microsatellite Repeats
Public MeSH Note
2007
History Note
2007
Date Established
2007/01/01
Date of Entry
2006/07/05
Revision Date
2011/06/24
Microsatellite Instability Preferred
Replication Error Phenotype Related
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