Identify the Mutation Types

Box 1: From top to bottom: A A dash Box 2: From top to bottom: G T T Box 3: From top to bottom: dash A dash

The image shows the three sequences from the previous slide aligned one above the other. They are: A C A G A C dash G A, A C A T A C A G A, and A C dash T A C dash G A. Three boxes surround positions where nucleotides are mismatched.

  • Can you identify the indels in this alignment?
  • Can you identify the SNPs in this alignment?