Obituary for David Horrobin: Original mind will be missedBMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7398.1089-a (Published 15 May 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:1089
- Susan McGoldrick (email@example.com), finance director
- Laxdale, Stirling FK7 9JQ
EDITOR—On behalf of the staff at Laxdale I submit a more recognisable view of David Horrobin than was evident in the obituary by Richmond.1
David Horrobin was one of the most original scientific minds of his generation, applying his knowledge and understanding of human physiology and disease to investigate lipids as therapeutics in medicine.
Born in 1939 in Bolton, England, David obtained a first class honours …