Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
A structural constituent of cytoskeleton. Involved in cellular response to interferon-gamma; sarcomere organization; and synaptic vesicle endocytosis. Localizes to several cellular components, including the Schaffer collateral - CA1 synapse; calyx of Held; and cytoplasm. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Baraitser-Winter syndrome and autosomal dominant nonsyndromic deafness 20. Orthologous to human ACTG1 (actin gamma 1).