Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1)
Exhibits collagen binding activity. Involved in cell-matrix adhesion and negative regulation of platelet activation. Predicted to localize to cell surface. Is expressed in several structures, including hepatic primordium; liver; mesenchyme derived from splanchnopleure; placenta; and yolk sac. Orthologous to human GP5 (glycoprotein V platelet).