Tar Heels of the Year: Aziz Sancar and Paul Modrich

Tar Heels of the Year Aziz Sancar of the University of North Carolina and Paul Modrich of Duke University share stories of receiving the 2015 Nobel Prize for Chemistry.
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Tar Heels of the Year Aziz Sancar of the University of North Carolina and Paul Modrich of Duke University share stories of receiving the 2015 Nobel Prize for Chemistry.

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The News & Observer’s Tar Heel of the Year

The News & Observer recognizes North Carolina residents who have made significant contributions in the last year and beyond. This year, we’re asking you to nominate people who have made a difference in our state. Here are our stories.

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December 25, 2015 12:00 PM