Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Exhibits protein tyrosine phosphatase activity. Involved in several processes, including hematopoietic progenitor cell differentiation; neurogenesis; and regulation of myelination. Localizes to perineuronal net; plasma membrane; and synapse. Is expressed in forelimb; fronto-nasal process mesenchyme; genitourinary system; nervous system; and retina. Orthologous to human PTPRZ1 (protein tyrosine phosphatase receptor type Z1).