insertional mutagenesis

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insertional mutagenesis in·ser·tion·al mutagenesis (ĭn-sûr'shə-nəl)
Mutation caused by the insertion of new genetic material into a normal gene.

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insertional mutagenesis

(genetics) a mutation caused by the insertion of exogenous DNA into a genome 
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