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Biographical entry Banting, Frederick Grant (1891 - 1941)

Born
14 November 1891
Canada
Died
21 February 1941
Occupation
Physiologist

Summary

(Sir) Frederick Grant Banting, together with Charles Best, isolated insulin from the pancreas in 1921 and showed its use in the treatment of diabetes. This won him a Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine in 1923.

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Rosanne Walker