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Re: [IP] Re: Joslin 25-Year Certificate

In a message dated 11/8/02 10:39:25 AM Pacific Standard Time, 
email @ redacted writes:

> A question was asked about a 75 year medal given on the anniversary of
> insulin.  I was a patient at Joslin in 1996, and was told by one of the 
> staff
> that a gentleman had been awarded the medal.  He had been on insulin
> continuously since the inception of commercially produced insulin in 1921.  
> I
> do not remember his name or know if he is still with us.

I believe that was John Grant he lived in Bridgewater Ma and passed away in 
1996 of an unrelated cause. He lived on boiled vegetables before insulin was 
given to him His wife was a nurse. Roger C
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