Date

January 1921

Document Type

Article

Journal Volume

Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine, 1921-22, v.7, pp. 251-66

Description

This paper reports the isolation of insulin. An extract from the pancreas of a dog, removed after ligation of the excertory duct, was found to exercise a reducing influence on the percentafe of sugar in the blood. This extract was called insulin as was crystallized by Abel in 1926.

Identifier

Morton no.: 3967

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