Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have carbonate dehydratase activity. Involved in morphogenesis of an epithelium and secretion. Predicted to localize to basolateral plasma membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; early embryo; genitourinary system; gut; and heart. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in renal cell carcinoma. Orthologous to human CA9 (carbonic anhydrase 9).