Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Involved in cellular response to leukemia inhibitory factor and cilium assembly. Localizes to the cytoskeleton and intraciliary transport particle A. Used to study short-rib thoracic dysplasia 7 with or without polydactyly. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Ellis-Van Creveld syndrome; Sensenbrenner syndrome; and short-rib thoracic dysplasia 7 with or without polydactyly. Orthologous to human WDR35 (WD repeat domain 35).