Genetic mutations

  • Updated: August 22, 2012 - 8:03 PM

 

25 random mutations, on average, from 20-year-old father

65 mutations, on average, from 40-year-old men

2 Additional mutations in the child for every additional year of the father's age

15 Average number of mutations from the mother's side, no matter her age

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