Past president of SDRM
Jean Durlach, honorary president of the international Society for the Development of Research on Magnesium (SDRM), passed away on August 2017. He leaves his wife Marie-Thérèse, four children and ten grandchildren.
Born in 1925 he commits himself as a French resistance fighter in the later stages of the World War II before studding medicine in Paris. Pulmonary tuberculosis contracted at the Laennec Hospital and a long stay in sanatorium disrupted the beginning of his university career. [...]