Tag: long-acting insulin

Insulin Preparations | Pharmacology | Medi tutorials

Insulin preparation Insulin is a small protein containg two polypeptide chain connected by disulfide bonds. key points: *Insulin can be exists as- monomer, dimer, hexamer. *It is stored in the granules of pancreatic B-cell. *Monomer is the biological active form of insulin. *Molecular weight of insulin is 5808. Now Insulin Preparation : *Rapid acting insulin.…

By Jose Scott January 12, 2020 1

How Insulin was introduced to the World?

How Insulin was introduced to the World? 1922 at the University of Toronto, the scientists went to a hospital ward with diabetic children, most of them comatose and dying from diabetic keto-acidosis. This is known as one of medicine’s most incredible moments. Imagine a room full of parents sitting at the bedside waiting for the…

By Jose Scott November 5, 2019 4