Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have hydrolase activity, acting on acid carbon-carbon bonds, in ketonic substances; protein homodimerization activity; and pyridoxal phosphate binding activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including aromatic amino acid family metabolic process; pyridine-containing compound biosynthetic process; and response to interferon-gamma. Localizes to the mitochondrion. Orthologous to human KYNU (kynureninase).