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Insulin : a voice for choice

Author: Arthur Teuscher
Publisher: Basel ; New York : Karger, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Despite an acknowledgment by the manufacturers regarding the potential dangers of 'human' insulin they soon began to withdraw bovine and porcine insulin from markets all over the world, and promoted  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Comparative Study
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Teuscher
ISBN: 9783805583534 3805583532
OCLC Number: 157002743
Description: xiii, 82 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Overview of insulin therapy --
The history of insulin --
Insulin hypoglycemia --
Hazards of "human" insulin hypoglycemia --
Research demonstrating that "human" and animal insulins are not the same --
Aggressive marketing of "human" insulin and the withdrawal of animal insulin --
Advocacy / by Jenny Hirst --
Outlook and recommendations.
Responsibility: Arthur Teuscher.
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