Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have DNA primase activity and single-stranded DNA binding activity. Predicted to be involved in DNA replication, synthesis of RNA primer. Predicted to localize to the alpha DNA polymerase:primase complex. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; genitourinary system; respiratory system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human PRIM1 (DNA primase subunit 1).