Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Involved in cytokine production involved in inflammatory response; negative regulation of cytokine production; and response to lipopolysaccharide. Predicted to localize to cytoplasm. Is expressed in several structures, including blood; central nervous system; ganglia; heart; and lung. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in C syndrome. Orthologous to human CD96 (CD96 molecule).