PANCREATIC EXTRACTS IN THE TREATMENT OF DIABETES MELLITUS
- Banting, Sir Frederick Grant. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p243
An encyclopedia entry for Canadian scientist Sir Frederick Grant Banting, who co-discovered insulin with Charles Herbert Best and John J. R. Macleod, is presented.
- The Rest of the Banting Story. Swisher, William E. // Saturday Evening Post;Mar/Apr2008, Vol. 280 Issue 2, p8
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Too Much Sugar, Too Little History" from the September/October issue.
- Charles Herbert Best. C.B.E., M.D., D.Sc., F.R.C.S. (C), F.R.S. Best, C.H. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Jul78, Vol. 89 Issue 1, p5
Focuses on the contribution of medical scientist Frederick Grant Banting to studies on diabetes. Event which became the turning-point of his life; Character traits of Banting; Focus of his Cameron Lecture in 1927.
- Moment. Rankin, Matthew // Beaver;Oct/Nov2002, Vol. 82 Issue 5, p49
Recounts the discovery of Doctor Frederick Banting, a London, Ontario surgeon, to insulin on October 31. 1920. Method proposed by Banting in extracting and isolating insulin; Basis of Banting's discovery; Identity of the first human ever to receive insulin.
- Writing up a storm. // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;01/06/97, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p27
Discusses the essay written by Dwight Jones of Fort McMurray, Alberta. The recounting of his grandfather, Dalton Abbott's, discovery of the wreckage of the plane that Dr. Frederick Banting was killed in; Banting as the discoverer of insulin; Comments from teacher Dorothy Walch; Why Jones wrote...
- Insulin. Koch, Phil // Canada's History;Feb/Mar2011, Vol. 91 Issue 1, p10
The article discusses the role of Canadian medical scientist Frederick Banting in the discovery of insulin through his study of the relationship of pancreatic cells called the islets of Langerhans to diabetes.
- Frederick Banting discovered insulin in 1921. Lawrence, Leah // Hem/Onc Today;11/25/2009, Vol. 10 Issue 22, p80
The article traces the history of insulin, which was discovered by Frederick Banting in 1921.
- Insulin--A Canadian Breakthrough. Russell, Heidi // Life Science Today;Apr/May2002, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p15
Focuses on the role of Canadian scientists in the discovery of insulin. Reference to surgeon Frederick Banting and Charles Best; Importance of insulin in controlling the level of glucose in the blood stream; Chronology of major developments in insulin research. INSET: Brief Chronology of Key...
- Historic Homestead of Insulin Discoverer May Become Housing Development. Banting, Peter M. // Diabetes Health;Apr/May2007, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p35
The article discusses the plan of housing developer Solmar Development to transform Banting Homestead, a farm owned by insulin discoverer Frederick Banting in Toronto, Ontario, into a housing development. The decision of Edward Banting, nephew of Frederick, to bequeath the Banting Homestead to...