Is a variant the same as a mutation?


Listen to ONS Genomics Advisory Board member, Patricia Friend, PhD, APRN-CNS, AOCNS, AGN-BC as she describes the difference between the terms variant and mutation. Using these terms in the correct context in practice can decrease confusion amongst the healthcare team along with the patient and family.

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