100 years of insulin therapy: The medical revolution sold for just a dollar

AusDoc marks centenary of a therapy that has saved the lives of millions

This week marks the 100th anniversary of the discovery of insulin therapy, a landmark in the history of medical science.

Phyllis Adams
Phyllis Lush, nee Adams.

The three people responsible - who included an orthopedic surgeon - ended up selling the patent for their revolution for a dollar.

Below, we tell the story.