Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have glucosamine-6-phosphate deaminase activity and identical protein binding activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including UDP-N-acetylglucosamine biosynthetic process; amino sugar catabolic process; and fructose biosynthetic process. Localizes to cytoplasm. Is expressed in several structures, including genitourinary system; heart; liver; lung; and spleen. Orthologous to human GNPDA1 (glucosamine-6-phosphate deaminase 1).