Phenotype landscapes - classic

20 Sep 2022

This image is a simplified representation of the classic landscape of fitness. If a mutation occurs, the organism will normally fall from the top of the peak into the ditch, losing fitness and likely not surviving or reproducing.

This image appears in the press release: Tracking a network of 100,000 mutants.

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