Osamu Shimomura (下村 脩 Shimomura Osamu, born August 27, 1928; died October 19, 2018) wis a Japanese organic chemist an marine biologist, an Professor Emeritus at Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) in Woods Hole, Massachusetts an Boston Varsity Schuil o Medicine. He wis awairdit the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2008 for the discovery an development o green fluorescent protein (GFP) wi twa American scientists: Martin Chalfie o Columbia Varsity an Roger Tsien o the Varsity o California-San Diego.
|Born||27 August 1928|
|Died||19 October 2018 (aged 90)|
|Alma mater||Nagasaki Varsity |
|Awairds||Asahi Prize (2006)|
Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2008)
Gowden Guiss Awaird (2012)
Boston Varsity Schuil o Medicine
Marine Biological Laboratory
- "Osamu Shimomura". Nndb.com. Retrieved 10 October 2008.
- The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2008
- 「やり始めたら、やめたらダメよ」下村さん、子たちへ(Asahi Shimbun) Shimomura said "I'm Japanese. I don't think I need to be an American." (Although he is affiliated with American universities.) Google translate
- "The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2008". The Official Web Site of the Nobel Foundation. Retrieved 4 November 2008.