Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Involved in response to insulin. Localizes to dense core granule membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; genitourinary system; gut; immune system; and skeleton. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Parkinson's disease 23. Orthologous to human VPS13C (vacuolar protein sorting 13 homolog C).