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The history of the discovery of insulin
Some recent advances in endocrinology
Quantitative parallelism of effect of insulin in man, dog and rabbit
The internal secretion of the pancreas.
Use of yeast extracts in diabetes
Experiments on the mechanism of action of insulin
Effect of insulin (pancreatic extract) on the sugar consumption of the isolated surviving rabbit heart
Possible sources of insulin
An insulin-like material in various tissues of the normal and diabetic animal
Reminiscences of the researches which led to the discovery of insulin
The effect of pancreatic extract (insulin) on normal rabbits
Behaviour of depancreatized dogs kept alive with insulin
The source of insulin: a study of the effect produced on blood sugar by extracts of the pancreas and principal islets of fishes
The internal secretion of the pancreas
Pancreatic extracts
The effect of insulin on normal rabbits and on rabbits rendered hyperglycaemic in various ways
The effect of insulin on the percentage amounts of fat and glycogen in the liver and other organs of diabetic animals
The effect of insulin on the excretion of ketone bodies by the diabetic dog
The internal secretion of the pancreas
The effect produced on diabetes by extracts of pancreas
Diabetes and insulin: Nobel lecture delivered at Stockholm on September 15th, 1925
The effects of insulin on experimental hyperglycemia in rabbits
The journal of metabolic research
Insulin in blood
The history of insulin

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