Chart showing sugar levels in blood and urine for dogs 92 and 409
Banting, Frederick Grant, Sir, 1891-1941
Aug 11-31 1921
1 chart on 3 sheets ; 24 x 37 cm.
Chart plots blood sugar (axis x) over time (axis y) for Dogs 92 and 409, and notes types of extract, amounts, and times of injections. Comprised of 1 chart on 3 sheets. The first sheet shows activity from Aug 11-17, the second sheet shows activity Aug. 18-24, and the third sheet shows activity Aug. 25-28. Chart shows dramatic reductions in blood sugar of Dog 92 after injections of extract made from whole gland (Aug. 17) and after injections of extract made from artificially exhausted pancreas (Aug. 20-21).
MS. COLL. 76 (Banting) Mapcase
Dog 409 was the control dog, did not receive extract, and died Aug. 15. Dog 92 received injections of pancreatic extract prepared in a variety of ways and of varying strength. This dog lived for twenty days.
Title based on contents of chart.
Insulin - Early experimentsDogs as laboratory animalsDog 92