Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to have phosphoprotein phosphatase activity. Predicted to be involved in endoderm formation; negative regulation of MAPK cascade; and protein dephosphorylation. Predicted to localize to cytoplasm and nucleoplasm. Is expressed in central nervous system; olfactory epithelium; and tail unsegmented mesenchyme. Orthologous to human DUSP4 (dual specificity phosphatase 4).