Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits mannose binding activity. Predicted to be involved in B cell adhesion and positive regulation of T cell proliferation. Predicted to localize to the external side of plasma membrane and integral component of membrane. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in aspergillosis; dengue disease; human immunodeficiency virus infectious disease; and tuberculosis. Orthologous to human CD209 (CD209 molecule).