Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1)
Predicted to have 5S rRNA binding activity and thiosulfate sulfurtransferase activity. Predicted to be involved in epithelial cell differentiation; rRNA import into mitochondrion; and transsulfuration. Localizes to mitochondrial inner membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; genitourinary system; nervous system; respiratory system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human TST (thiosulfate sulfurtransferase).