Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits 3',5'-cyclic-AMP phosphodiesterase activity. Involved in several processes, including oocyte maturation; positive regulation of oocyte development; and regulation of meiotic nuclear division. Localizes to cytosol and membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; cranium; genitourinary system; and integumental system. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in hypertension and brachydactyly syndrome. Orthologous to human PDE3A (phosphodiesterase 3A).