Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have protein serine/threonine kinase activity and transcription coactivator activity. Involved in myoblast fusion. Predicted to localize to the nucleus. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in abdominal obesity-metabolic syndrome 3. Orthologous to human DYRK1B (dual specificity tyrosine phosphorylation regulated kinase 1B).