Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have ErbB-2 class receptor binding activity. Involved in hematopoietic progenitor cell differentiation. Localizes to collagen-containing extracellular matrix. Predicted to colocalize with endoplasmic reticulum. Used to study severe acute respiratory syndrome. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in pancreatic cancer. Orthologous to human MUC4 (mucin 4, cell surface associated).