Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have epidermal growth factor receptor binding activity and protein C-terminus binding activity. Involved in several processes, including negative regulation of growth; neuromuscular process; and neuron differentiation. Localizes to the perinuclear region of cytoplasm. Used to study spinocerebellar ataxia type 2. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in late onset Parkinson's disease and spinocerebellar ataxia type 2. Orthologous to human ATXN2 (ataxin 2).