Biographical entry Banting, Frederick Grant (1891 - 1941)
- 14 November 1891
- 21 February 1941
(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.
- 'Banting, Frederick Grant (1891-1941)', Trove, National Library of Australia, 2009, http://nla.gov.au/nla.party-1475584. Details
- Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering, Technology in Australia 1788-1988, Online edn, Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 3 May 2000, http://www.austehc.unimelb.edu.au/tia/index_b.html. Details
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