Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have rRNA binding activity. Predicted to be involved in cellular respiration; mitochondrial large ribosomal subunit assembly; and positive regulation of mitochondrial translation. Localizes to the mitochondrion. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in cytochrome-c oxidase deficiency disease. Orthologous to human FASTKD2 (FAST kinase domains 2).