Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to have several functions, including anion binding activity; calcium transmembrane transporter activity, phosphorylative mechanism; and receptor tyrosine kinase binding activity. Involved in response to organic substance. Localizes to endothelial microparticle and external side of plasma membrane. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in autoimmune disease of the nervous system; myocardial infarction; and systemic scleroderma. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; cardiovascular system; central nervous system; embryo mesenchyme; and genitourinary system. Orthologous to human ANXA5 (annexin A5).