Yvonne Barr

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Yvonne Barr
Born 1932
London, England
Citizenship British
Fields Virology
Alma mater University of London
Known for Epstein-Barr virus

Yvonne Barr (born 1932 in London) is a British virologist. She discovered the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) together with Michael Anthony Epstein during her PhD studies in 1964.[1] Barr graduated from the University of London in 1966 with a Ph.D.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Encyclopedia of Australian Science". Retrieved 27 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Whonamedit - Yvonne Barr". Ole Daniel Enersen. Retrieved 27 December 2013.