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Re: [IP] making humalog





--- email @ redacted wrote:
> Kevin asked us how they make insulin, like Humalog.
> Does anyone know???
> 
> Robin
> Mom of Kevin
> 
> (I thought it was from cadavar pancreas!?)
Scientists have taken bacteria and spliced into their
gene sequence the human dna that codes for insulin. 
This allows them to grow cultures of the bacteria that
will produce large amounts of insulin at a very low
cost.  Pretty neat stuff!
>
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