Important genomic regions mutate less often than do other regions

Important genomic regions mutate less often than do other regions

Nature, Published online: 12 January 2022; doi:10.1038/d41586-022-00017-6

Genomic regions that are crucial for the viability and reproduction of the model plant Arabidopsis thaliana are enriched with molecular features that are associated with a reduced rate of mutation.
Source: Nature