Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have virus receptor activity. Involved in cell-cell junction organization. Localizes to apicolateral plasma membrane and bicellular tight junction. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; egg cylinder; epithelium; genitourinary system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human CLDN6 (claudin 6).