Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have protein serine/threonine kinase activity. Involved in regulation of neurotransmitter receptor localization to postsynaptic specialization membrane. Localizes to glutamatergic synapse. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in autosomal recessive non-syndromic intellectual disability. Orthologous to human TNIK (TRAF2 and NCK interacting kinase).