Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to have GTPase activity and microtubule binding activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including defense response to virus; mitochondrial fission; and vesicle-mediated transport in synapse. Predicted to localize to several cellular components, including dendritic spine head; postsynaptic density; and postsynaptic endocytic zone membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including genitourinary system; liver; nervous system; sensory organ; and thymus. Orthologous to human MX1 (MX dynamin like GTPase 1).