Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits protein kinase activity. Involved in negative regulation of protein localization to nucleus; nervous system development; and peptidyl-serine phosphorylation. Localizes to postsynaptic density. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; eye; future brain; peripheral nervous system; and tongue. Orthologous to human DCLK1 (doublecortin like kinase 1).