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In 1921 Canadian doctor Frederick Banting and his collaborator Charles Best discovered insulin. Insulin is used in the treatment of what condition?

1. Diphtheria
2. Smallpox
3. Polio
4. Diabetes





 

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In 1921 Canadian doctor Frederick Banting and his collaborator Charles Best discovered insulin. Insulin is used in the treatment of what condition?

Correct answer:
 
Diabetes

Incorrect answers:
Polio
Diphtheria
Smallpox

Interesting Info:
Insulin was named by Dr. John McLeod of the University of Toronto, who supported Dr. Banting and gave him lab space.