Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to be involved in blood coagulation; cell killing; and protein homooligomerization. Predicted to localize to the cytosol; extracellular space; and membrane attack complex. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in age related macular degeneration 15 and complement component 9 deficiency. Orthologous to human C9 (complement C9).