Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have identical protein binding activity. Involved in de novo centriole assembly involved in multi-ciliated epithelial cell differentiation. Localizes to deuterosome. Is expressed in 4th ventricle; choroid plexus; lateral ventricle choroid plexus; and olfactory epithelium. Orthologous to human DEUP1 (deuterosome assembly protein 1).