Banting and Macleod Awarded Joint Nobel Prize

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On October 25th, 1923, Dr. Frederick Banting was notified that he had been awarded a joint Nobel Prize with J.R.R. Macleod for the discovery of Insulin.  Banting shared his earnings with Charles Best, while Macleod divided his with James Collip, resulting in an even $10,000 reward for each doctor.

 

 

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