Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have frizzled binding activity and receptor ligand activity. Involved in negative regulation of gene expression and positive regulation of gene expression. Predicted to localize to the extracellular space. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Hirschsprung's disease. Is expressed in several structures, including cochlea; embryo ectoderm; eye; head mesenchyme; and nervous system. Orthologous to human WNT8B (Wnt family member 8B).