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Microsatellite Instability

"Microsatellite Instability" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

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.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Microsatellite Instability" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Microsatellite Instability" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 247 publications over 18 distinct years, with a maximum of 24 publications in 2020
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.