'The definitive history ... well written, highly readable.'(London Review of Books)
"Scrupulously researched and compellingly readable ... I wholeheartedly recommend it to anyone with an interest in diabetes, medical history, or medical scandal and gossip."(British Medical Journal)
"The Discovery of Insulin deserves a place on the bookshelf alongside such eye-openers as James Watson's The Double Helix."(Washington Post)
About the Author
Michael Bliss is University Professor Emeritus in the Department of History and the History of Medicine Program at the University of Toronto.