Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 5.3.0)
Predicted to enable integrin binding activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including cell adhesion mediated by integrin; cell-matrix adhesion; and integrin-mediated signaling pathway. Predicted to act upstream of or within cell adhesion. Located in external side of plasma membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; genitourinary system; lymph node; nasal septum; and nucleus pulposus. Orthologous to human ITGAE (integrin subunit alpha E).