Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1)
Predicted to have several functions, including anion binding activity; cation binding activity; and protein homodimerization activity. Predicted to be involved in negative regulation of apoptotic process and pyridoxal 5'-phosphate salvage. Predicted to localize to cytosol and nucleoplasm. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; genitourinary system; limb; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human PDXK (pyridoxal kinase).