A Personal Tribute to a Highly Inspiring Mentor, Professor Sir Peter J. Lachmann, 1931-2020

Viruses. 2021 Jan 29;13(2):206. doi: 10.3390/v13020206.


With great sadness and sympathy for his family, especially for his wife and companion for many decades, Sylvia, I convey the news of the peaceful passing of Professor Sir Peter Lachmann on 26 December 2020, three days after his 89th birthday and after a Christmas celebration-as far as this was possible these days-in the heart of his family [...].

Publication types

  • Biography
  • Editorial
  • Historical Article

MeSH terms

  • Awards and Prizes
  • Complement System Proteins* / history
  • History, 20th Century
  • History, 21st Century
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mentors*


  • Complement System Proteins

Personal name as subject

  • Peter J Lachmann