Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have ATP binding activity; ATPase activity; and microfilament motor activity. Predicted to be involved in ATP metabolic process; muscle filament sliding; and skeletal muscle contraction. Localizes to the myosin complex. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in disease of cellular proliferation. Orthologous to human MYH8 (myosin heavy chain 8).