Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to contribute to hormone activity. Involved in several processes, including gonad development; positive regulation of bone resorption; and regulation of osteoclast differentiation. Localizes to the cytoplasm. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in amenorrhea and hypogonadotropic hypogonadism 24 without anosmia. Orthologous to human FSHB (follicle stimulating hormone subunit beta).