Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have GTPase binding activity. Involved in mitochondrial fission and protein targeting to mitochondrion. Localizes to mitochondrial outer membrane and peroxisome. Predicted to colocalize with mitochondrial membrane and synaptic vesicle membrane. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in brain disease. Orthologous to human MFF (mitochondrial fission factor).