Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 5.2.2)
Predicted to enable enzyme binding activity; heme binding activity; and monooxygenase activity. Acts upstream of or within cellular response to cadmium ion; heme metabolic process; and response to stilbenoid. Predicted to be located in cytoplasmic microtubule. Predicted to be active in cytoplasm and intracellular membrane-bounded organelle. Is expressed in alimentary system; liver; nervous system; nose; and respiratory system. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in nicotine dependence and warfarin resistance. Orthologous to several human genes including CYP2A6 (cytochrome P450 family 2 subfamily A member 6).