Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to contribute to endopeptidase activity. Predicted to be involved in protein processing involved in protein targeting to mitochondrion. Localizes to the mitochondrial respiratory chain complex III. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in mitochondrial complex III deficiency nuclear type 5. Orthologous to human UQCRC2 (ubiquinol-cytochrome c reductase core protein 2).