Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits diacylglycerol binding activity. Involved in several processes, including amyloid-beta metabolic process; chemical synaptic transmission; and modulation of chemical synaptic transmission. Localizes to several cellular components, including calyx of Held; glutamatergic synapse; and neuromuscular junction. Is expressed in nervous system and neural retina. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. Orthologous to human UNC13A (unc-13 homolog A).