Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits protein domain specific binding activity. Involved in positive regulation of extrinsic apoptotic signaling pathway via death domain receptors and regulation of cell adhesion. Localizes to cytoplasm and nuclear envelope. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; early conceptus; genitourinary system; and hemolymphoid system gland. Orthologous to human FAF1 (Fas associated factor 1).