Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have calcium ion binding activity; collagen binding activity; and extracellular matrix binding activity. Involved in synaptic membrane adhesion. Localizes to the glutamatergic synapse. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; forelimb bud; pancreas mesenchyme; sensory organ; and urinary system. Orthologous to human SPARCL1 (SPARC like 1).