Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1)
Predicted to have identical protein binding activity. Involved in developmental process and positive regulation of cellular extravasation. Predicted to localize to caveola; cell surface; and integral component of membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including cardiovascular system; liver; lung; spleen; and urinary system. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in congenital diarrhea. Orthologous to human PLVAP (plasmalemma vesicle associated protein).