Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
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 cytoplasm and intracellular membrane-bounded organelle. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in end stage renal disease; eosinophilic esophagitis; multiple myeloma; renal hypertension; and sickle cell anemia. Orthologous to several human genes including CYP2C19 (cytochrome P450 family 2 subfamily C member 19).