Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits collagen binding activity and heparin binding activity. Involved in several processes, including collagen fibril organization; regulation of JUN kinase activity; and triglyceride metabolic process. Localizes to the extracellular matrix and extracellular space. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Ehlers-Danlos syndrome and vesicoureteral reflux. Orthologous to human TNXB (tenascin XB).