Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to be a structural constituent of ribosome. Predicted to be involved in mitochondrial translation. Localizes to the mitochondrial ribosome. Is expressed in dorsal root ganglion; medulla oblongata basal plate; submandibular gland primordium; and trigeminal ganglion. Orthologous to human MRPS15 (mitochondrial ribosomal protein S15).