Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have metal ion binding activity. Involved in cell surface receptor signaling pathway; cell-matrix adhesion; and cellular response to interferon-gamma. Localizes to focal adhesion and phagocytic vesicle. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; early conceptus; foregut; genitourinary system; and thymus. Orthologous to human ZYX (zyxin).