Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Exhibits interleukin-27 receptor binding activity. Involved in T cell proliferation. Predicted to localize to external side of plasma membrane and receptor complex. Is expressed in several structures, including decidua; extraembryonic component; sensory organ; and skeleton. Orthologous to human EBI3 (Epstein-Barr virus induced 3).