Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have metal ion binding activity. Predicted to be involved in chaperone-mediated protein transport. Localizes to the mitochondrion. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; genitourinary system; nasal cavity epithelium; thymus primordium; and tooth. Orthologous to human TIMM8B (translocase of inner mitochondrial membrane 8 homolog B).