Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have molecular adaptor activity. Predicted to be involved in clathrin-dependent synaptic vesicle endocytosis and positive regulation of dendrite extension. Predicted to localize to several cellular components, including centrosome; clathrin-coated pit; and presynaptic membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including endocrine gland; ileum; male reproductive gland or organ; nervous system; and thymus. Used to study nephrotic syndrome. Orthologous to human ITSN2 (intersectin 2).