Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.0)
Predicted to have several functions, including calcium transmembrane transporter activity, phosphorylative mechanism; calcium-dependent phospholipid binding activity; and receptor tyrosine kinase binding activity. Involved in response to organic substance. Localizes to endothelial microparticle and external side of plasma membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; cardiovascular system; central nervous system; embryo mesenchyme; and genitourinary system. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in autoimmune disease of the nervous system; myocardial infarction; and systemic scleroderma. Orthologous to human ANXA5 (annexin A5).