Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Involved in several processes, including filopodium assembly; positive regulation of excitatory synapse assembly; and protein homooligomerization. Localizes to several cellular components, including the axon; dendrite; and integral component of membrane. Is expressed in central nervous system; dorsal root ganglion; gut; and urinary system. Orthologous to human VSTM5 (V-set and transmembrane domain containing 5).