Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits enzyme inhibitor activity. Involved in artery morphogenesis; lipid homeostasis; and negative regulation of phospholipase activity. Localizes to Golgi apparatus; cell surface; and early endosome. Is expressed in embryo; liver; and metanephros. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in familial hypobetalipoproteinemia 2. Orthologous to human ANGPTL3 (angiopoietin like 3).