Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have calcium ion binding activity; carbohydrate binding activity; and hyaluronic acid binding activity. Involved in regulation of synapse structural plasticity. Predicted to localize to the perineuronal net and synapse. Is expressed in central nervous system; dorsal root ganglion; neural retina; olfactory system; and trigeminal nerve. Orthologous to human NCAN (neurocan).