Aziz Sancar
#3528 Overall Influence

Aziz Sancar

Turkish geneticist; Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2015

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Aziz Sancar is a Turkish molecular biologist specializing in DNA repair, cell cycle checkpoints, and circadian clock. In 2015, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry along with Tomas Lindahl and Paul L. Modrich for their mechanistic studies of DNA repair. He has made contributions on photolyase and nucleotide excision repair in bacteria that have changed his field.

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Technical University of Munich
Technical University of Munich

Public research university in Germany

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Public research university in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States

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Istanbul Technical University
Istanbul Technical University

Turkish public university located in İstanbul

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University of Texas at Dallas
University of Texas at Dallas

Public university in Dallas, Texas

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#399 World Rank
Biology

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