Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have misfolded protein binding activity and ubiquitin-specific protease binding activity. Involved in retrograde protein transport, ER to cytosol and suckling behavior. Localizes to early endosome; endoplasmic reticulum; and late endosome. Predicted to colocalize with signal recognition particle and signal recognition particle receptor complex. Orthologous to human DERL2 (derlin 2).