Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to have protein homodimerization activity and thioredoxin-disulfide reductase activity. Involved in heart development and hemopoiesis. Localizes to mitochondrion. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; branchial arch; genitourinary system; and liver. Orthologous to human TXNRD2 (thioredoxin reductase 2).