Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have ATP binding activity and unfolded protein binding activity. Involved in binding activity of sperm to zona pellucida; pore complex assembly; and toxin transport. Localizes to cell body; chaperonin-containing T-complex; and zona pellucida receptor complex. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; genitourinary system; heart; nervous system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human CCT8 (chaperonin containing TCP1 subunit 8).