Note dated Oct 31/20 from loose leaf notebook 1920/21
Banting, Frederick Grant, Sir, 1891-1941
Oct 31 1920
1 leaf ; 18 x 11 cm.
Item is 1 page of autograph notes, written in ink, in Banting's hand. Headed 'Oct 31/20. Diabetus.' Banting jotted down this note after reading an article entitled 'Relation of the Islets of Langerhans to diabetes with special reference to cases of pancreatic lithiasis' by Moses Barron as part of his preparation for a lecture he was to give to medical students at the Medical School at the University of Western Ontario.
Academy of Medicine, 123 (Banting), Folder 1
Title based on contents of item.
This note is Banting's original idea for diabetes research.
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