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What does IVS stand for?

IVS stands for Intervening Sequence (genetics)

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The gene behind the membrane molecule also contains distinct parts, called exons, separated by much longer stretches of DNA, called introns or intervening sequences, that do not code for any portion of the protein molecule.
Codon 15 (G [right arrow] A), intervening sequence (intron)-I-1 (G [right arrow] T) [IVS-I-1 (G [right arrow] T)], IVS-I-5 (G [right arrow] C), Codon 8/9 (+G), and Codon 41/42 (-TCTT); two rare mutations, Codon 30 (G [right arrow] C) and IVS-I-1 (G [right arrow] A); and the mutations producing the hemoglobin variants [[beta].