U-40 Iletin Insulin, Lilly, made from Zinc-Insulin Crystals, 10cc, 40 Units per cc

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
iletin, insulin, u40
pharmaceutical
biological
insulin
date made
ca 1944
maker
Eli Lilly and Company
Physical Description
insulin (drug active ingredients)
glass (container material)
rubber (container material)
paper (container material)
Measurements
overall: 2 3/8 in x 1 in; 6.0325 cm x 2.54 cm
overall: 6 cm x 2.5 cm; 2 3/8 in x 31/32 in
place made
United States: Indiana, Indianapolis
ID Number
MG*M-05202
catalog number
M-05202
accession number
166920
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Diabetes
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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