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SPINK

Serine protease inhibitors, Kazal type. Any of a family of genes (5 are confirmed: SPINK1, -2, -4, -5, -6; 3 more SPINKs are postulated), which encode trypsin ihibitors in various tissues. As an example, SPINK1 on chromosome 5q32 encodes a trypsin inhibitor, secreted by pancreatic acini which appears to prevent trypsin-catalysed activation of zymogens in the pancreas.
 
Abnormal
SPINK1 mutations are linked to hereditary pancreatitis and tropical calcific pancreatitis.
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But European Cup-winning keeper Spink believes Dean Smith still needs to add another shot-stopper to the ranks to provide the 26-year-old with sufficient competition.
Lloyd's has appointed Hayley Spink as head of Global Operations.
Prior to joining First Northern in 2015, Spink spent seven years with KPMG, LLP where he gained significant audit expertise in the banking and finance industries, and five years with Rabobank where his last position was Senior Vice President/Chief Accounting Officer.
In his new position, Spink will be responsible for the overall management and oversight of the company's Finance Department and preparation of the company's audited annual report.
Spink, 69, served as Tory MP for Castle Point in Essex for five years before defecting to UKIP in 2008.
Spink, 69, had his prison term suspended for two years and was ordered to carry out 150 hours of unpaid work and pay PS5000 towards prosecution costs.
I came out at the back of the team and sat on the bench between reserve goalkeeper Nigel Spink and midfielder Pat Heard.
As part of an Evening of Fine and Rare Whiskies at Spink's prestigious Hong Kong facilities on 3 Oct 2017, lot 88 was a showstopper: Distilled by The Macallan Glenlivet Distillery on 13th April 1987 (Cask number 3335) and matured in a sherry hogshead, this record-breaking whisky is currently stored at The Macallan bonded warehouse in Scotland and measured 102 RLA 50.5% as of April 2017.
The 40-year-old, who was also known as "Smigger", was father to one-year-old daughter, Lexi, and stepdad to partner Kelly Spink's 10-year-old son, Liam.
ON HIS WAY HOME to Singapore, HBO Asia's CEO Jonathan Spink has stopped off at Hengdian World Studios, in the Zhejiang Province of China, where HBO Originals is shooting two Chinese TV movies, "Master of the Drunken Fist: Beggar So" and "Master of the Shadowless Kick: Wong Kei-Ying," both based on stories about 18th-century martial artists.
He was punched and scratched as his attacker Haley Spink hurled racist abuse at him.
The cricketer named Spink as his all-time sporting hero, who inspired him to become a professional sports person himself, and he has followed his career closely since the age of six.