Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1)
Predicted to have calcium ion binding activity and phospholipid binding activity. Predicted to be involved in endoplasmic reticulum-plasma membrane tethering and lipid transport. Predicted to localize to several cellular components, including endoplasmic reticulum-plasma membrane contact site; extrinsic component of cytoplasmic side of plasma membrane; and intrinsic component of endoplasmic reticulum membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; embryo ectoderm; genitourinary system; lymph node; and nervous system. Orthologous to human ESYT3 (extended synaptotagmin 3).