Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have protease binding activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including ERAD pathway; negative regulation of retrograde protein transport, ER to cytosol; and protein retention in ER lumen. Predicted to localize to endoplasmic reticulum lumen. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; genitourinary system; respiratory system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human OS9 (OS9 endoplasmic reticulum lectin).