Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Involved in determination of left/right symmetry and heart development. Localizes to the cytosol. Used to study Kartagener syndrome; primary ciliary dyskinesia 21; and visceral heterotaxy. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in primary ciliary dyskinesia 21. Is expressed in brain; nasal cavity respiratory epithelium; and respiratory system epithelium. Orthologous to human DRC1 (dynein regulatory complex subunit 1).