Celebrating Dr. Frederick Banting with the Discovery of Insulin



The mini-series describes Dr. Frederick Banting and his project to isolate insulin, the substance that would eventually save the life of Elizabeth Hughes, the young daughter of the U.S. Secretary of State, and that of thousands of other diabetics. Examines Banting's frustrations and his often-strained relationships with J.J.R. MacLeod, his patron at the University of Toronto, Charles Best, his partner and research assistant, and James Collip, the biochemist who worked with them.  On July 27th Dr. Frederick Banting discovered insulin.  

Watch the 1988 mini-series entilted: Glory Enough for All.   Use the link to watch the show.  There are several clips of the series on YouTube.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c_erOY392NI