Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits protein homodimerization activity. Involved in detection of light stimulus involved in visual perception; post-embryonic retina morphogenesis in camera-type eye; and retinal rod cell development. Localizes to the photoreceptor inner segment. Used to study retinitis pigmentosa. Orthologous to human CCDC66 (coiled-coil domain containing 66).