Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have several functions, including caffeine oxidase activity; heme binding activity; and monooxygenase activity. Involved in hematopoietic progenitor cell differentiation. Predicted to localize to the cytoplasm and intracellular membrane-bounded organelle. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in several diseases, including eosinophilic esophagitis; glucose metabolism disease (multiple); hypertension; multiple myeloma; and sickle cell anemia. Orthologous to several human genes including CYP2C19 (cytochrome P450 family 2 subfamily C member 19).