Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.0)
Enables several functions, including ATP binding activity; magnesium ion binding activity; and microtubule binding activity. Involved in protein phosphorylation; regulation of interleukin-12 production; and spermatid differentiation. Acts upstream of or within phosphorylation. Located in microtubule cytoskeleton. Is expressed in central nervous system; lung epithelium; retina; and testis. Orthologous to human MAST2 (microtubule associated serine/threonine kinase 2).