Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have 1,4-alpha-glucan branching enzyme activity and carbohydrate binding activity. Predicted to be involved in glycogen biosynthetic process. Used to study glycogen storage disease IV. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in glycogen storage disease IV. Orthologous to human GBE1 (1,4-alpha-glucan branching enzyme 1).