For which of the following discovery, Nobel Prize for 2015 Chemistry was awarded?

For which of the following discovery, Nobel Prize for 2015 Chemistry was awarded?
[A]for discoveries in RNA repair
[B]for discoveries in kidney repair
[C]for discoveries in lungs repair
[D]for discoveries in DNA repair

for discoveries in DNA repair
The 2015 Nobel Prize in Chemistry jointly awarded to Tomas Lindahl, Paul Modrich and Aziz Sancar for having mapped, at a molecular level, how cells repair damaged DNA and safeguard the genetic information. Tomas Lindahl is from the Francis Crick Institute, UK; Paul Modrich is from Duke University School of Medicine, USA and Aziz Sancar belongs to University of North Carolina School of Medicine, USA. Their work provided fundamental knowledge of how a living cell functions and how it is used for the development of new cancer treatments. The winners will share the 8 million Swedish kronor (about $960,000) prize money. Each winner will also get a diploma and a gold medal at the annual award ceremony on Dec. 10, the anniversary of the death of prize founder Alfred Nobel.

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