Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have zinc ion binding activity. Predicted to be involved in cytoplasmic translation and positive regulation of apoptotic process. Predicted to localize to the cytosolic small ribosomal subunit and polysomal ribosome. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Diamond-Blackfan anemia. Orthologous to human RPS29 (ribosomal protein S29).