The overcoming of diabetes: New facts about insulin
ca. Oct 16 1923
6 leaves ; 28 x 22 cm.
Typescript document with cover letter from Transatlantic, a Berlin press agent. In this document Zuelzer claims priority in the discovery of a preparation able to reduce blood sugar in humans. He explains that his anti-diabetic agent 'acomatol' the first pancreatic extract and that he had used it successfully in 1908. Acomatol was granted United States patent no. 1,027,790 on May 28, 1912.
MS. COLL. 76 (Banting) Box 62, Folder 26
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Pancreatic extracts - Research before 1921Insulin - Controversy