Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits protein serine/threonine kinase activity. Involved in several processes, including negative regulation of apoptotic process in bone marrow cell; negative regulation of cellular senescence; and regulation of angiogenesis. Localizes to chromatin. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; hindlimb interdigital region; integumental system; nervous system; and skeleton. Orthologous to human PLK2 (polo like kinase 2).