Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have several functions, including ATP binding activity; GTPase activator activity; and actin binding activity. Involved in regulation of neuron projection arborization. Localizes to axonal growth cone. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; genitourinary system; limb; nervous system; and sensory organ. Used to study obstructive hydrocephalus. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in congenital myasthenic syndrome. Orthologous to human MYO9A (myosin IXA).