Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have protein homodimerization activity. Predicted to be involved in protein homooligomerization. Localizes to the cytoplasm and extracellular region. Used to study desquamative interstitial pneumonia. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in asthma; lung disease (multiple); and respiratory syncytial virus infectious disease. Is expressed in lung and main bronchus epithelium. Orthologous to human SFTPC (surfactant protein C).