Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits cytokine receptor activity. Predicted to localize to the integral component of membrane. 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). Is expressed in lung; mandible; and orbito-sphenoid. Orthologous to human IL21R (interleukin 21 receptor).