Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have low-density lipoprotein particle binding activity; low-density lipoprotein particle receptor activity; and scavenger receptor activity. Predicted to be involved in cell-cell signaling; defense response to bacterium; and negative regulation of angiogenesis. Predicted to localize to cytoplasm and integral component of plasma membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including cardiovascular system; extraembryonic component; genitourinary system; lung epithelium; and retina nuclear layer. Orthologous to human STAB1 (stabilin 1).