Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits hedgehog receptor activity. Involved in several processes, including cilium assembly; embryonic digit morphogenesis; and smoothened signaling pathway. Localizes to the MKS complex and membrane. Used to study Meckel syndrome. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Joubert syndrome 27 and Meckel syndrome. Orthologous to human B9D1 (B9 domain containing 1).