Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have actin binding activity. Predicted to be involved in actin cytoskeleton organization. Is expressed in several structures, including body cavity or lining; brain; genitourinary system; respiratory system; and vertebral axis musculature. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Parkinson's disease and multiple sclerosis. Orthologous to human PHACTR2 (phosphatase and actin regulator 2).