Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 5.3.0)
Enables ATP binding activity and protein serine/threonine kinase activity. Involved in brain development; positive regulation of stress-activated MAPK cascade; and protein phosphorylation. Acts upstream of or within negative thymic T cell selection. Predicted to be located in Golgi apparatus. Predicted to be active in cytoplasm. Orthologous to human MINK1 (misshapen like kinase 1).