Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have oxidoreductase activity, acting on the CH-OH group of donors, NAD or NADP as acceptor. Involved in several processes, including cholesterol metabolic process; hair follicle development; and labyrinthine layer blood vessel development. Predicted to localize to the endoplasmic reticulum and lipid droplet. Used to study X-linked chondrodysplasia punctata 1. Orthologous to human NSDHL (NAD(P) dependent steroid dehydrogenase-like).