Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have protein serine/threonine kinase activity. Predicted to be involved in protein phosphorylation and regulation of transcription involved in G1/S transition of mitotic cell cycle. Predicted to localize to cytoplasm and nucleus. Is expressed in alimentary system; brain; liver; lung; and metanephros. Orthologous to human CDK18 (cyclin dependent kinase 18).