Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have hepatocyte growth factor receptor binding activity and integrin binding activity. Predicted to be involved in positive regulation of cell population proliferation; positive regulation of hepatocyte growth factor receptor signaling pathway; and sprouting angiogenesis. Predicted to localize to the extracellular region. Is expressed in embryo; neural retina; and pineal primordium. Orthologous to human ESM1 (endothelial cell specific molecule 1).