Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have retinol dehydrogenase activity. Predicted to be involved in oxidation-reduction process. Predicted to localize to cytoplasm. Is expressed in embryo and liver. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in autosomal recessive congenital ichthyosis 13. Orthologous to human SDR9C7 (short chain dehydrogenase/reductase family 9C member 7).