Therapeutic insulins and their large-scale manufacture

  title={Therapeutic insulins and their large-scale manufacture},
  author={G. Walsh},
  journal={Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology},
  • G. Walsh
  • Published 2004
  • Medicine
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology
  • Biotechnological innovations over the past 25 years have underpinned the rapid development of a thriving biopharmaceutical sector. Therapeutic insulin remains one of the most commonly used products of pharmaceutical biotechnology and insulin-based products command annual global sales in excess of $4.5 billion. Innovations in its method of production and in particular the advent of engineered insulin analogues provide a fascinating insight into how scientific and technological advances have… CONTINUE READING
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