Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have retinol dehydrogenase activity. Predicted to be involved in oxidation-reduction process. Predicted to localize to the cytoplasm. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in autosomal recessive congenital ichthyosis 13. Is expressed in embryo and liver. Orthologous to human SDR9C7 (short chain dehydrogenase/reductase family 9C member 7).