Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to have calcium ion binding activity. Predicted to be involved in negative regulation of coagulation and positive regulation of phagocytosis. Localizes to extracellular space. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in cerebral infarction; protein S deficiency; and thrombophilia. Is expressed in several structures, including brain; frenulum; liver; and tooth. Orthologous to human PROS1 (protein S).