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Re: [IP] Diabetes/Space

In a message dated 10/29/98 11:05:35 AM Eastern Standard Time,
email @ redacted writes:

<< They were talking about some of the experiments that would be done while in
 space.  One they mentioned was growing crystals in the lab, that could be
 to make insulin.   >>
I heard about this at a national conference in Boston in Aug 1995. I do
beleive there are some articles in the scientific journals. Try Scientific
American.  The pictures of the insulin crystals grown on earth are very
different from the ones grown in space.

Barbara B.

Insulin-Pumpers website http://www.insulin-pumpers.org/