Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.0)
Predicted to have cadherin binding activity and calcium ion binding activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including calcium-dependent cell-cell adhesion via plasma membrane cell adhesion molecules; cell morphogenesis; and cell-cell junction organization. Predicted to localize to adherens junction and catenin complex. Is expressed in several structures, including appendicular skeleton; bladder; brain; gut; and retina. Orthologous to human CDH12 (cadherin 12).