Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits identical protein binding activity. Involved in glutamatergic synaptic transmission; regulation of synapse organization; and response to cold. Localizes to several cellular components, including axon terminus; glutamatergic synapse; and synaptic cleft. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; cardiovascular system; nervous system; respiratory system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human CDH8 (cadherin 8).