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Only a healthy democracy will save us from Big Pharma - 07 Jun 2018
Two key developers of insulin — Frederick Banting and John Macleod — refused to put their names on the original insulin patent. Jonas Salk, inventor of the polio vaccine, also rejected patenting for his breakthrough; it was just too important for ...
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London high school student named 'best brain in Canada' - 05 Jun 2018
Inrgid Huang admits she didn't know a lot about neuroscience. But that didn't stop the London high school student from being named the "best brain in Canada". Huang, a grade 12 student at Sir Frederick Banting Secondary School, earned the title after ...
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On this day: June 11

Metro Newspaper UK - 12 Jun 2018
1922: Insulin, the treatment for diabetes, was patented by Frederick Banting. 1930: Germany's Max Schmeling won the world heavyweight boxing title against Jack Sharkey in New York on a disqualification in round four — and is the only man to win the ...
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Passionate about Pokey

Zanesville Times Recorder - 03 Jun 2018
About six weeks ago my life changed drastically. I have been forced to resign from many organizations that meet in the evening because I need to be home at 8:30 p.m. each night. No, I am not on parole nor do I turn into a pumpkin. In mid-April my dog ...
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Canada's 'Best Brain' moves on to worldwide competition

Londoner - 05 Jun 2018
Sir Frederick Banting secondary school student Huai-Ying Huang won the Canadian Institutes of Health Research National Brain Bee. She'll travel to Germany to compete internationally next month. CHRIS MONTANINI\LONDONER ...
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GNS students win coveted spots to Provincial Heritage Fair

Oak Bay News - 28 May 2018
11 which is actually two days from World Diabetes Day and Frederick Banting's birthday, so I found that kind of funny.” Sasha Baterina inquired about Inukshuks and how the Inuit use them for communicating different things such as marking good hunting ...
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Slaves and pirates - Voice to history's voiceless on the high seas

Jamaica Gleaner - 10 Jun 2018
The Connaught Fund is a unique endowment resulting from the 1972 sale of the Connaught Medical Research Laboratories, established in 1914 to produce diphtheria antitoxin. After the 1921 discovery of insulin by U of T researchers Frederick Banting and ...
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Elora doctor's daughter married Frederick Banting

Wellington Advertiser - 07 Dec 2017
The following is a re-print of a past column by former Advertiser columnist Stephen Thorning, who passed away on Feb. 23, 2015. Some text has been updated to reflect changes since the original publication and any images used may not be the same as ...
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November is Diabetes Awareness Month

Winnipeg Free Press - 27 Oct 2017
However, effective treatment of diabetes was not developed until the early 20th century when Sir Frederick Banting, a Canadian medical scientist and physician, discovered insulin. Banting was a remarkable Canadian and a fascinating character. Born on ...
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Teen charged following Banting SS incident

CTV News - 18 Dec 2017
A 17-year-old has been arrested and charged following an incident involving a pellet gun on Monday at Sir Frederick Banting Secondary School. An altercation took place between two youths and one of them brandished a firearm that was later determined to ...
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Discovery of insulin gives diabetics hope

Napa Valley Register - 06 Nov 2017
By October 1920 in Toronto, Canada, Dr. Frederick Banting, a surgeon, had come with a theory that the pancreatic digestive juices could be harmful to the secretion of the pancreas by the islets of Langerhans. He wanted to ligate the pancreatic ducts in ...

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