Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have syntaxin binding activity. Involved in several processes, including homeostasis of number of cells within a tissue; musculoskeletal movement; and neurofilament cytoskeleton organization. Predicted to localize to Golgi apparatus; nucleoplasm; and perinuclear region of cytoplasm. Used to study Werdnig-Hoffmann disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis type 1. Orthologous to human VPS54 (VPS54 subunit of GARP complex).