Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits pantothenate kinase activity. Involved in coenzyme A biosynthetic process. Localizes to several cellular components, including clathrin coat; cytosol; and recycling endosome. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; genitourinary system; integumental system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human PANK1 (pantothenate kinase 1).