Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits protein kinase binding activity; transmembrane signaling receptor activity; and vascular endothelial growth factor binding activity. Involved in several processes, including nervous system development; positive regulation of protein phosphorylation; and vasculature development. Localizes to several cellular components, including endosome; focal adhesion; and neurofilament. Is expressed in several structures, including cardiovascular system; jaw; lung; nervous system; and sensory organ. Used to study retinal vein occlusion. Orthologous to human NRP1 (neuropilin 1).