Biology Practice Problems Mutation Practice Problems Solution: What type of mutation has occurred in the followin...

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Solution: What type of mutation has occurred in the following? Normal allele 5' – GGAAUGAAACAGGAACCC – 3' Mutant allele 5' – GGAAUGAAACAGGUACCC – 3'  a. Substitution b. Insertion of one base c. Deletion of one base d. Insertion of two bases e. Deletion of two bases

Problem

What type of mutation has occurred in the following?
Normal allele 5' – GGAAUGAAACAGGAACCC – 3'
Mutant allele 5' – GGAAUGAAACAGGUACCC – 3' 

a. Substitution

b. Insertion of one base

c. Deletion of one base

d. Insertion of two bases

e. Deletion of two bases