Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits ATP binding activity and non-membrane spanning protein tyrosine kinase activity. Involved in negative regulation of Ras protein signal transduction; negative regulation of cell growth; and protein autophosphorylation. Localizes to cytosol. Is expressed in pancreas epithelium. Orthologous to human TNK1 (tyrosine kinase non receptor 1).