Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.0)
Involved in several processes, including autophagosome assembly; negative regulation of interferon-beta production; and protein localization to Golgi apparatus. Localizes to autophagosome. Is expressed in several structures, including cochlea; heart; liver; lung; and telencephalon. Orthologous to human ATG9A (autophagy related 9A).