Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have extracellular matrix structural constituent. Involved in several processes, including animal organ morphogenesis; generation of neurons; and regulation of synapse assembly. Localizes to basement membrane and cytoplasm. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; integumental system; lung; and sensory organ. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in congenital mirror movement disorder. Orthologous to human NTN1 (netrin 1).