Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.0)
Involved in chondrocyte proliferation and protein localization to pericentriolar material. Located in cis-Golgi network. Predicted to be active in endoplasmic reticulum-Golgi intermediate compartment. Is expressed in several structures, including embryo endoderm; face; jaw; limb bud; and nervous system. Used to study cleft palate. Orthologous to human GOLGB1 (golgin B1).