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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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Twinkle's flowy silhouettes contrast with Tipay's more sculptural pieces, yet are complementary in their organic aesthetic.
Even the actor himself posted a rather interesting reply to wife Twinkle's tweet and wrote: 'Now that's something I'd actually be afraid of'.
Meanwhile, Malik added that although it is a bigger tournament compared to past years with 600 participants and 43 countries being featured in Dubai, Twinkle stepped down from her spot in the seniors' event and gladly gave the spot to her sister.
"Jesus, that's to the tune of the alphabet song, and Twinkle Twinkle what a horrifying contribution to the songbook," one person tweeted.
On the film front, Twinkle has co-produced Akshay Kumar starrer Padman, also featuring Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte in lead roles.
Twinkle has been a presence on the local music scene since she sat in with Gregg Allman and belted out "Stormy Monday" at age 14.
Bosses denied any mix-up and said TWINKLE they had planned to feature BBC sports presenter Ore, 29, within the segment.
Perhaps Twinkle had been nurturing secret desires of turning a reality judge, so she got miffed watching Bhagat's goofed- up show in that role.
It's her wayof thanking some kids who have just given her a spontaneous and beautiful rendition of Twinkle Twinkle Little Star - the only song they know in English.
Flintshire Wildlife & Pet Rescue in Holywell need to raise PS1,500 in the next three months to pay for tabby cat Twinkle's vet fees.
(Twinkle twinkle little star, up in Heaven is where you are, flying high and twinkling bright our guiding star our shining light.
The new study involved women in a "learning group" playing a CD of the nursery rhyme Twinkle Twinkle Little Star five times a week during the last three months of their pregnancy.