Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Involved in several processes, including cilium assembly; embryonic digit morphogenesis; and smoothened signaling pathway. Localizes to the MKS complex and ciliary membrane. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Joubert syndrome 20 and Meckel syndrome. Is expressed in embryo. Orthologous to human TMEM231 (transmembrane protein 231).