Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have GTPase activity and translation elongation factor activity. Predicted to be involved in mitochondrial translation and ribosome disassembly. Localizes to the mitochondrion. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in combined oxidative phosphorylation deficiency. Orthologous to human GFM2 (G elongation factor mitochondrial 2).