Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits ribonucleoprotein complex binding activity. Involved in neuron projection development and positive regulation of translational initiation. Localizes to the axon; dendrite cytoplasm; and neuronal ribonucleoprotein granule. Is expressed in brain; heart; liver; metanephros; and musculature. Orthologous to human UHMK1 (U2AF homology motif kinase 1).