Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits exo-alpha-sialidase activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including ganglioside catabolic process; positive regulation of neuron projection development; and regulation of myoblast proliferation. Localizes to the lysosome. Used to study glycoproteinosis. Is expressed in alimentary system; brain; intestine; midgut; and midgut loop. Orthologous to human NEU1 (neuraminidase 1).