Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to be involved in cranial skeletal system development; establishment of protein localization; and midbody abscission. Localizes to the intercellular bridge and midbody. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in multinucleated neurons, anhydramnios, renal dysplasia, cerebellar hypoplasia and hydranencephaly. Is expressed in germ cell of testis and ovary. Orthologous to human CEP55 (centrosomal protein 55).