Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have GTPase activity and ribosome binding activity. Predicted to be involved in GTP metabolic process and mature ribosome assembly. Predicted to localize to cytosol and ribonucleoprotein complex. Is expressed in head. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Shwachman-Diamond syndrome. Orthologous to human EFL1 (elongation factor like GTPase 1).