Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have carbonate dehydratase activity and zinc ion binding activity. Involved in morphogenesis of an epithelium and secretion. Predicted to localize to the basolateral plasma membrane. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in renal cell carcinoma. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; gut; heart; liver; and metanephros. Orthologous to human CA9 (carbonic anhydrase 9).