Selected Advantageous Mutations

Some articles on mutations, advantageous:

Classification of Mutation Types - By Effect On Fitness - Distribution of Fitness Effects
... In reality, viewing the fitness effects of mutations in these discrete categories is an oversimplification ... determine the relative abundance of different types of mutations (i.e ... strongly deleterious, nearly neutral or advantageous), is relevant to many evolutionary questions, such as the maintenance of genetic variation, the rate of ...

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