Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have several functions, including cation binding activity; diacylglycerol binding activity; and identical protein binding activity. Involved in several processes, including activation of GTPase activity; mast cell degranulation; and positive regulation of lymphocyte differentiation. Predicted to localize to Golgi apparatus; cytosol; and plasma membrane. Is expressed in brain; olfactory epithelium; olfactory lobe; and telencephalon mantle layer. Used to study systemic lupus erythematosus. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in immunodeficiency 64. Orthologous to human RASGRP1 (RAS guanyl releasing protein 1).