Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have cadherin binding activity; identical protein binding activity; and transmembrane receptor protein tyrosine phosphatase activity. Involved in positive regulation of blood vessel diameter. Predicted to localize to several cellular components, including adherens junction; lamellipodium; and perinuclear region of cytoplasm. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; cardiovascular system; genitourinary system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human PTPRM (protein tyrosine phosphatase receptor type M).