Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have several functions, including calmodulin binding activity; cytoskeletal protein binding activity; and enzyme binding activity. Involved in energy homeostasis; negative regulation of brown fat cell proliferation; and negative regulation of feeding behavior. Localizes to the external side of plasma membrane. Predicted to colocalize with the T cell receptor complex. Orthologous to several human genes including CEACAM1 (carcinoembryonic antigen related cell adhesion molecule 1).