Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits Roundabout binding activity. Involved in several processes, including axon guidance; nuclear migration; and tangential migration from the subventricular zone to the olfactory bulb. Localizes to extracellular space. Is expressed in several structures, including branchial arch; central nervous system; olfactory system; retina; and tooth. Orthologous to human SLIT1 (slit guidance ligand 1).