Growing Nerve Cells
From Science Central
on November 13, 2009
2008 Chemistry Nobelists Osamu Shimomura, Martin Chalfie, and Roger Y. Tsien discovered the green fluorescent protein (GFP) that makes jellyfish luminescent and developed ways to use it to makes genes, proteins, and cells light up.
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