Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to have arylsulfatase activity. Predicted to be involved in sulfur compound metabolic process. Predicted to localize to endoplasmic reticulum; extracellular space; and lysosome. Used to study mucopolysaccharidosis. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Usher syndrome. Is expressed in central nervous system and retina. Orthologous to human ARSG (arylsulfatase G).