Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits alpha-actinin binding activity. Involved in cardiac muscle tissue morphogenesis; cell-cell junction organization; and ventricular septum development. Localizes to Z disc. Predicted to colocalize with focal adhesion and stress fiber. Is expressed in heart; lung; and skeletal muscle. Orthologous to human XIRP2 (xin actin binding repeat containing 2).