Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have protein serine/threonine kinase activity and transcription coactivator activity. Involved in myoblast fusion. Predicted to localize to nucleoplasm. Is expressed in olfactory epithelium. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in abdominal obesity-metabolic syndrome 3. Orthologous to human DYRK1B (dual specificity tyrosine phosphorylation regulated kinase 1B).