Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits glial cell-derived neurotrophic factor receptor activity and receptor tyrosine kinase binding activity. Involved in several processes, including activation of MAPK activity; negative regulation of apoptotic process; and reduction of food intake in response to dietary excess. Localizes to plasma membrane. Orthologous to human GFRAL (GDNF family receptor alpha like).