The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2008
Osamu Shimomura, Martin Chalfie, Roger Y. Tsien
Roger Y. Tsien
Born: 1 February 1952, New York, NY, USA
Affiliation at the time of the award: University of California, San Diego, CA, USA, Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Prize motivation: "for the discovery and development of the green fluorescent protein, GFP"