Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits collagen binding activity and collagen receptor activity. Involved in collagen-activated tyrosine kinase receptor signaling pathway. Localizes to integral component of plasma membrane. Is expressed in bone marrow; femur; liver; and spleen. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in platelet-type bleeding disorder 11. Orthologous to human GP6 (glycoprotein VI platelet).