Medical Definition of Conservative substitution

1. In a gene product, a substitution of one amino acid with another with generally similar properties (size, hydrophobicity, etc), such that the overall functioning is likely not to be seriously affected. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)



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