Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 5.2.2)
Enables identical protein binding activity. Involved in actin cytoskeleton reorganization; cell-matrix adhesion; and regulation of cell shape. Located in several cellular components, including cell cortex; nucleoplasm; and ruffle. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; heart; limb; nervous system; and sensory organ epithelium. Orthologous to human MKLN1 (muskelin 1).