Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits protein phosphatase binding activity. Involved in several processes, including blood vessel maturation; negative regulation of cell population proliferation; and regulation of establishment of cell polarity. Localizes to adherens junction; bicellular tight junction; and external side of plasma membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; cardiovascular system; extraembryonic component; and limb. Orthologous to human CDH5 (cadherin 5).