Nobel Prize in Chemistry laureate Osamu Shimomura speaks at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm, Sweden, in 2008. Photo: AP

Japanese Nobel Prize-winning marine biologist Osamu Shimomura dies aged 90

Shimomura and two American scientists shared the 2008 Nobel Prize for the discovery of a jellyfish protein that later contributed to cancer studies

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Nobel Prize in Chemistry laureate Osamu Shimomura speaks at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Stockholm, Sweden, in 2008. Photo: AP
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