Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have NAD+ synthase (glutamine-hydrolyzing) activity; NAD+ synthase activity; and glutaminase activity. Predicted to be involved in NAD biosynthetic process. Predicted to localize to the cytoplasm. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in malignant glioma. Is expressed in alimentary system; liver; male reproductive gland or organ; metanephros; and nervous system. Orthologous to human NADSYN1 (NAD synthetase 1).