Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits protein serine/threonine kinase activity. Involved in cellular response to UV; negative regulation of cellular protein metabolic process; and negative regulation of inflammatory response. Predicted to localize to nucleus. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; genitourinary system; integumental system; nervous system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human PBK (PDZ binding kinase).