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Elizabeth S
Nov 08, 2014 Elizabeth S rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: n-history, n-science
I'm not sure if this is the same book I read years ago, about how insulin was discovered and first used to help diabetics. The book I read was very interesting and informative, walking you through the process of discovery and figuring out how to make it usable. It explains how they decided defined a "unit" of insulin, for example. Very readable.
Frank
May 30, 2012 Frank rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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Bentley
Oct 06, 2010 Bentley marked it as to-read