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Treatment of diabetes mellitus
Versuche zur behandlung des diabetes mellitus mit dem zuelzerschen pankrashormon
Neuere untersuchungen über den experimentelle diabetes
Some properties of an active constituent of pancreas (insulin)
The Lewis and Benedict method for the estimation of blood sugar, with some observations obtained in disease
Aqueous extracts of pancreas
Pancreatic diabetes in the dog
The action of intravenous injections of pancreas emulsions in experimental diabetes
On the change in the nature of the blood sugar of diabetics caused by insulin
Sugar metabolism and diabetes
Pancreatic diabetes in the dog
Effects of insulin on diabetic dogs
The internal secretion of the pancreas and its application to the treatment of diabetes mellitus
Pancreatic extract in diabetes
Early experiences with insulin in the treatment of diabetes mellitus
Action des extraits de pancréas sclérosé sur des chiens diabétiques (par extirpation du pancréas)
Sur la technique de l'extirpation du pancréas chez le chien, pour réaliser le diabète sucré
The disappearance of dextrose from the blood after intravenous injection
Morphology and physiology of areas of Langerhans in some vertebrates
The relation of pancreatic extract to the sugar of the blood
The influence of pancreatic and duodenal extracts on the glycosuria and the respiratory metabolism of depancreatized dogs
The influence of depancreatization upon the state of glycemia following the intravenous injection of dextrose in dogs
Influences of pancreatic perfusates upon the carbohydrate metabolism of depancreatized animals
Properties and methods of preparation of the anti-diabetic substance (glucopyron) generated by the pancreas
Influence on the respiratory metabolism of pancreatic extract administered by mouth to depancreatized dogs