Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1)
Predicted to have calcium ion binding activity. Involved in cellular process and photoreceptor cell maintenance. Localizes to integral component of plasma membrane and photoreceptor outer segment membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; heart; metanephros; and sensory organ. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in cone-rod dystrophy 15. Orthologous to human CDHR1 (cadherin related family member 1).