Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have ATP binding activity. Involved in negative regulation of endoplasmic reticulum stress-induced neuron intrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway and response to ischemia. Localizes to endoplasmic reticulum chaperone complex. Is expressed in embryo and tail. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in immunodeficiency 59. Orthologous to human HYOU1 (hypoxia up-regulated 1).