Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Involved in aorta development; coronary vasculature development; and ventricular septum development. Predicted to localize to the microtubule cytoskeleton and nucleus. Is expressed in cervical ganglion; cervico-thoracic ganglion; dorsal root ganglion; glossopharyngeal ganglion; and trigeminal ganglion. Orthologous to human DCTN5 (dynactin subunit 5).