Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to have protein serine/threonine kinase activity. Involved in blood vessel development and positive regulation of p38MAPK cascade. Predicted to localize to cytoplasm. Is expressed in several structures, including early conceptus and metanephros. Orthologous to human MAP3K3 (mitogen-activated protein kinase kinase kinase 3).