Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Involved in several processes, including microtubule anchoring at centrosome; nervous system development; and neuronal stem cell population maintenance. Localizes to apical part of cell; cytoplasm; and microtubule organizing center. Is expressed in brain; cardiac muscle tissue; and cerebral cortex ventricular layer. Orthologous to human PCM1 (pericentriolar material 1).