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Frederick Banting
Frederick Banting
Born November 14, 1891
Alliston, Ontario, Canada
Died February 21, 1941
Dominion of Newfoundland (now part of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada)
Nationality Canadian
Fields Medicine
Institutions University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
Alma mater University of Toronto
Known for Insulin
Notable awards Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (1923)

Frederick Grant Banting (November 14, 1891 – February 21, 1941) was a Canadian doctor. He won the 1923 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine, along with John James Richard Macleod, for the discovery of insulin.

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