Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits phosphoprotein binding activity. Predicted to be involved in beta-alanine metabolic process; thymine catabolic process; and uracil catabolic process. Predicted to localize to cytosol and protein-containing complex. Is expressed in cranium. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in dihydropyrimidinase deficiency and purine-pyrimidine metabolic disorder. Orthologous to human DPYS (dihydropyrimidinase).