Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to contribute to pyruvate dehydrogenase (NAD+) activity. Predicted to be involved in mitochondrial acetyl-CoA biosynthetic process from pyruvate. Localizes to the mitochondrion. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in pyruvate decarboxylase deficiency. Orthologous to human PDHX (pyruvate dehydrogenase complex component X).