Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to be involved in cellular copper ion homeostasis and mitochondrial respiratory chain complex IV assembly. Predicted to localize to the cytosol and mitochondrial intermembrane space. Is expressed in cranial ganglion; dorsal root ganglion; nasal cavity epithelium; and trunk unsegmented mesenchyme. Orthologous to human COX19 (cytochrome c oxidase assembly factor COX19).