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Mary Frances Lyon - bibliography

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Biography

British cytogeneticist, born 1925, Norwich.

Bibliography

  • Mary Frances Lyon:
    Dr Charles Edmund Ford, FRS.
    Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society, Volume 47, 2001.
  • Judith A. Dilts:
    Mary Frances Lyon (1925- ).
    In: Louise S. Grinstein, Carol A. Biermann, and Rose K. Rose, editors:
    Women in the Biological Sciences. A Biobibliographic Sourcebook.

    Greenwood Press. Westport, Connecticut. 1997. 640 pages.

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