Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits several functions, including lipopolysaccharide binding activity; lipoteichoic acid binding activity; and peptidoglycan binding activity. Involved in several processes, including positive regulation of cell differentiation; positive regulation of intracellular signal transduction; and response to bacterium. Localizes to the integral component of plasma membrane. Used to study frontotemporal dementia. Orthologous to human TREM2 (triggering receptor expressed on myeloid cells 2).