Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.1.0)
Predicted to enable protein serine/threonine kinase activity. Involved in regulation of neurotransmitter receptor localization to postsynaptic specialization membrane. Located in 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).