Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to be involved in blood coagulation; cell killing; and protein homooligomerization. Predicted to localize to extracellular space and membrane attack complex. Is expressed in adrenal gland and liver lobe. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in age related macular degeneration 15 and complement component 9 deficiency. Orthologous to human C9 (complement C9).