Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Involved in several processes, including negative regulation of TORC1 signaling; pigmentation; and regulation of superoxide dismutase activity. Localizes to peroxisome. Predicted to colocalize with GATOR1 complex and GATOR2 complex. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; heart; lung; metanephros; and spleen. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in early infantile epileptic encephalopathy 18. Orthologous to human SZT2 (SZT2 subunit of KICSTOR complex).