Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.1.0)
Predicted to enable beta-catenin binding activity; calcium ion binding activity; and cell adhesion molecule binding activity. Predicted to be involved in cell adhesion; intermicrovillar adhesion; and regulation of microvillus length. Predicted to act upstream of or within cell differentiation. Predicted to be located in apical plasma membrane; cell projection membrane; and clathrin-coated pit. Predicted to be spanning component of plasma membrane. Predicted to be integral component of plasma membrane. Is expressed in liver; lung; metanephros; placenta; and yolk sac. Orthologous to human CDHR5 (cadherin related family member 5).