Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.0)
Acts upstream of or within hematopoietic progenitor cell differentiation. Predicted to be located in cytoplasm and nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including adrenal gland; early embryo; genitourinary system; liver; and spleen. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in progressive myoclonus epilepsy. Orthologous to human SLC7A6OS (solute carrier family 7 member 6 opposite strand).