Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Exhibits glycosaminoglycan binding activity. Involved in extracellular matrix organization; peptide cross-linking via chondroitin 4-sulfate glycosaminoglycan; and positive regulation of cell-substrate adhesion. Localizes to basement membrane and interstitial matrix. Is expressed in hair follicle and rib. Orthologous to human EGFLAM (EGF like, fibronectin type III and laminin G domains).