Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.0)
Enables protein tyrosine phosphatase activity. Acts upstream of or within apoptotic signaling pathway; protein dephosphorylation; and striated muscle tissue development. Located in cytoplasm and nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; embryo mesenchyme; nervous system; non-neural ectoderm; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human EYA2 (EYA transcriptional coactivator and phosphatase 2).