Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits cytokine receptor activity. Predicted to localize to integral component of membrane. Is expressed in lung; mandible; and orbito-sphenoid. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in several diseases, including B-cell lymphoma (multiple); autoimmune hypersensitivity disease (multiple); human immunodeficiency virus infectious disease; primary immunodeficiency disease (multiple); and vasculitis (multiple). Orthologous to human IL21R (interleukin 21 receptor).