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Western News Interactive

Dr. Frederick Banting’s discovery of insulin began with an idea he had as a young doctor and instructor at Western. On the night of Oct. 31, 1920, he woke up from a dream and wrote down a hypothesis that became the catalyst for game-changing developments in diabetes care.
This story continues today with more discoveries and innovations aimed at further understanding diabetes and enhancing patients’ lives.


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