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A 684-residue mitochondrial protein involved in mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) metabolism, which may function as an adenine nucleotide-dependent DNA helicase and be a key regulator of mtDNA copy number in mammals. Twinkle is thought to be critical for lifetime maintenance of mtDNA integrity
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When I ask what kind of man she finds stylish, those teasing twinklers flash again.
TV presenter Fearne Cotton and heiress Paris Hilton are also on-trend with their titanic twinklers.
One of the highlights was the singing of Evening Pastorale, during which the hall lights were dimmed and the only glow came from twinklers worn by choir and audience, who were all invited to think of the sick children in the area for whom a hospice would provide vital care.
Tesco town, tunnels and Twinklers flashing toothbrushes just some of the issues addressed by Tesco in its latest submissions to the Competition Commission groceries market inquiry.
Available from Tesco, Asda and Sainsbury's, the Twinklers Flashing toothbrush is pounds 1.