Definition of Banting, Sir Frederick in English:

Banting, Sir Frederick

Syllabification: Ban·ting, Sir Frederick
Pronunciation: /ˈbantiNG
( 1891–1941), Canadian physiologist and surgeon; full name Sir Frederick Grant Banting. With the assistance of Charles H. Best, Banting discovered insulin 1921–22, using it to treat diabetes. Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine (1923), shared with J. J. R. Macleod.

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