Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 6.0.0)
Predicted to enable structural molecule activity. Involved in spermatogenesis. Predicted to be located in perinuclear region of cytoplasm. Predicted to be active in keratin filament. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; gonad; hemolymphoid system gland; metanephros; and respiratory system. Orthologous to human KRT9 (keratin 9).