Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have exopolyphosphatase activity and kinesin binding activity. Involved in neuron projection development. Localizes to the mitochondrial membrane and neuron projection. Used to study Cayman type cerebellar ataxia. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Cayman type cerebellar ataxia and cerebellar ataxia. Is expressed in gut; nervous system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human ATCAY (ATCAY kinesin light chain interacting caytaxin).