Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Involved in several processes, including linear vestibuloocular reflex; nervous system development; and sensory organ development. Localizes to cell periphery. Is expressed in several structures, including brain; gut; limb bud; lung; and sensory organ. Used to study sensorineural hearing loss. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in high myopia-sensorineural deafness syndrome. Orthologous to human SLITRK6 (SLIT and NTRK like family member 6).