Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits phosphatidylinositol phosphate phosphatase activity and protein homodimerization activity. Involved in several processes, including dephosphorylation; negative regulation of myelination; and nervous system development. Localizes to the vacuolar membrane. Used to study Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 4B1. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease type 4B1. Orthologous to human MTMR2 (myotubularin related protein 2).