Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have extracellular matrix structural constituent and heparin binding activity. Involved in extracellular matrix organization and skeletal muscle tissue development. Predicted to localize to cell-cell junction; extracellular matrix; and extracellular space. Is expressed in several structures, including bone; brain; genital tubercle; musculature; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human COL19A1 (collagen type XIX alpha 1 chain).