Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Involved in several processes, including animal organ development; cilium assembly; and protein localization to ciliary transition zone. Localizes to the MKS complex. Used to study Meckel syndrome and visceral heterotaxy. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Joubert syndrome 9; Meckel syndrome 6; and intellectual disability. Orthologous to human CC2D2A (coiled-coil and C2 domain containing 2A).