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[Murray L. Barr, Canadian anatomist, 1908-1995] Sex chromatin mass seen within the nuclei of normal female somatic cells. According to the Lyon hypothesis, one of the two X chromosomes in each somatic cell of the female is genetically inactivated. The Barr body represents the inactivated X chromosome.
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Venes, Donald, editor. "Barr Body." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 24th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2021. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/742294/all/Barr_body.
Barr body. In: Venes DD, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/742294/all/Barr_body. Accessed February 27, 2021.
Barr body. (2021). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary (24th edition). F.A. Davis Company. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/742294/all/Barr_body
Barr Body [Internet]. In: Venes DD, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. [cited 2021 February 27]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/742294/all/Barr_body.
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