Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have hydrolase activity, acting on ester bonds; iron ion binding activity; and sulfur dioxygenase activity. Predicted to be involved in glutathione metabolic process and hydrogen sulfide metabolic process. Localizes to the mitochondrion. Used to study ethylmalonic encephalopathy. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in ethylmalonic encephalopathy. Orthologous to human ETHE1 (ETHE1 persulfide dioxygenase).