Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Involved in positive regulation of CD4-positive, alpha-beta T cell differentiation; regulation of cytokine production; and response to organic cyclic compound. Localizes to external side of plasma membrane. Is expressed in alimentary system; genitourinary system; hemolymphoid system gland; and midbrain. Orthologous to human CD83 (CD83 molecule).