Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits carbohydrate binding activity. Involved in defense response to other organism; positive regulation of I-kappaB kinase/NF-kappaB signaling; and positive regulation of cytokine secretion. Predicted to localize to the integral component of membrane. Is expressed in bone marrow; embryo; lung; spleen; and thymus. Orthologous to human CLEC6A (C-type lectin domain containing 6A).