Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1)
Exhibits ketohexokinase activity. Involved in fructose metabolic process and regulation of glycogen metabolic process. Localizes to cytoplasm and nucleus. Is expressed in alimentary system; central nervous system; liver; and retina. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in essential fructosuria. Orthologous to human KHK (ketohexokinase).