Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits beta-catenin binding activity. Involved in homotypic cell-cell adhesion. Predicted to localize to cell-cell junction. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; genitourinary system; respiratory system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human PTPRU (protein tyrosine phosphatase receptor type U).