Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have 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 localize to brush border. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in congenital lactase deficiency. Orthologous to human LCT (lactase).