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Re: [IP] The First National Commercial for the Insulin Pump

> At 08:38 pm 2/15/01 email @ redacted wrote:
>  >i saw a pic of a pump from the 60s that was actually a big
>  backpack that >covered the whole person's back!!!!!!!!  i forgot
>  where i saw it.... perhaps >in some pics from a get-together
>  someone on here had!!
> I wonder what that device was... from what I've read the first
> insulin pump was invented around 1978 and came from a company called
> Autosyringe. Maybe one of our old-timers can verify this and/or shed
> more information.

That was the first commercial pump. The back pack came way before 
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