Farmak, in cooperation with Kyiv Metro, has organized exhibition “100th Anniversary of Insulin Discovery”


Farmak, in cooperation with the Kyiv Metro, has presented the exhibition dedicated to the 100th anniversary of insulin discovery*. The exposition “100th Anniversary of Insulin Discovery” was kicked off on October 13 in the hall of the Teatralna metro station in Kyiv.

According to WHO data, in 2020, every tenth person in the world had diabetes mellitus. This disease was included in the Top 10 Causes of Death list in 2020. Approximately 463 million people in the world are living with diabetes.

There are 1.3 million of officially confirmed cases of diabetes in Ukraine. Unfortunately, this number is increasing every year. Only one third of the real number of patients are considered to be diagnosed with diabetes.