Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to have heparin binding activity; ion channel binding activity; and sodium channel regulator activity. Involved in several processes, including adult locomotory behavior; neuromuscular process; and positive regulation of sodium ion transport. Predicted to localize to nucleus. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in early infantile epileptic encephalopathy 47. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; genitourinary system; limb; sensory organ; and skeleton. Orthologous to human FGF12 (fibroblast growth factor 12).