Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.1.0)
Predicted to enable beta-glucosidase activity; lactase activity; and transferase activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including response to iron(II) ion; response to lead ion; and response to nickel cation. Predicted to be located in brush border. Predicted to be active in endoplasmic reticulum. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in congenital lactase deficiency. Orthologous to human LCT (lactase).