Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits molecular adaptor activity. Involved in several processes, including ERK1 and ERK2 cascade; animal organ development; and regulation of neuron projection development. Localizes to the cytoplasm. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in cardiofaciocutaneous syndrome and small intestine adenocarcinoma. Orthologous to human MAP2K2 (mitogen-activated protein kinase kinase 2).