How old is Aziz Sancar?
Aziz Sancar is 77 years old.
What is Aziz Sancar Net Worth?
Aziz Sancar's net worth is $1 Million.
What is Aziz Sancar Birthday?
Aziz Sancar's birthday is 08/09/1946.
What is Aziz Sancar Zodiac Sign?
Aziz Sancar's zodiac sign is Virgo.
What is Aziz Sancar's Real Birth Name?
Aziz Sancar's real birth name is Aziz Sancar.
Where is Aziz Sancar's Birthplace?
Aziz Sancar's birthplace is Savur, Mardin, Turkey.
How Tall is Aziz Sancar?
Aziz Sancar height is 6'.
What is Aziz Sancar Nationality?
Aziz Sancar nationality is Türkiye.
What are Aziz Sancar's Professions?
Aziz Sancar's professions are Molecular Biologist.
Who is Aziz Sancar's Spouse(s)?
Who is Aziz Sancar?
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.
Sancar is currently the Sarah Graham Kenan Professor of Biochemistry and Biophysics at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine and a member of the UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center.He is the co-founder of the Aziz & Gwen Sancar Foundation, which is a non-profit organization to promote Turkish culture and to support Turkish students in the United States.