Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits ATP binding activity; magnesium ion binding activity; and protein serine/threonine kinase activity. Involved in several processes, including insulin receptor signaling pathway; protein phosphorylation; and regulation of insulin receptor signaling pathway. Localizes to cytoplasm and nucleus. Orthologous to human SIK2 (salt inducible kinase 2).