Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits integrin binding activity. Involved in several processes, including animal organ development; morphogenesis of an epithelium; and protein localization to plasma membrane. Localizes to laminin-10 complex; neuromuscular junction; and synaptic cleft. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; embryo ectoderm; genitourinary system; respiratory system; and sensory organ. Used to study cystic kidney disease. Orthologous to human LAMA5 (laminin subunit alpha 5).