Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits phosphatidylinositol-3,4,5-trisphosphate binding activity. Involved in establishment of epithelial cell polarity and positive regulation of cell adhesion. Localizes to several cellular components, including adherens junction; bicellular tight junction; and ruffle. Is expressed in brain; neocortex; and telencephalon. Orthologous to human CYTH3 (cytohesin 3).