The internal secretion of the pancreas - holograph draft
Best, Charles Herbert, 1899-
[Nov. 14 1921]
27 pages with envelope ; page sizes vary
Holograph draft of the paper read before the Physiological Society Journal Club on November 14, 1921. This is Banting and Best's first paper describing their research. It was published in the Journal of Laboratory and Clinical Medicine, vol. 7, no. 5 (Feb. 1922)
Lent by Dr. Henry Best.
Title taken from document heading.
This work is written in four different hands: Best, Banting, Margaret Mahon (Best's fiancee) and an unidentified person who may have been assisting Banting. The notes for revisions in pencil and pen are in Best's handwriting. See the last page for further details on the composition.
Page 16 of this manuscript is missing. It is believed to have been given to Harvard University.
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