Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 5.2.0)
Predicted to enable zinc ion binding activity. Predicted to be involved in synaptic signaling. Located in synapse. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; genitourinary system; gut; heart; and sensory organ. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in cardiomyopathy and left ventricular noncompaction. Orthologous to human DTNA (dystrobrevin alpha).