Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits protein serine/threonine kinase activity. Involved in protein autophosphorylation. Localizes to the endoplasmic reticulum; membrane; and nuclear envelope. Is expressed in several structures, including cerebral cortex; dorsal mesogastrium; gonad; hemolymphoid system; and yolk sac. Orthologous to human VRK2 (VRK serine/threonine kinase 2).