Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have DNA N-glycosylase activity; DNA binding activity; and MutSalpha complex binding activity. Predicted to be involved in base-excision repair; mismatch repair; and response to oxidative stress. Localizes to the mitochondrion. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in familial adenomatous polyposis; familial adenomatous polyposis 2; pilomatrixoma; and stomach carcinoma. Orthologous to human MUTYH (mutY DNA glycosylase).