Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits identical protein binding activity. Involved in behavioral response to pain and extracellular matrix organization. Localizes to the basement membrane and interstitial matrix. Is expressed in intervertebral disc; lip; lower jaw molar dental lamina; lower jaw molar enamel organ; and oral epithelium. Orthologous to human VWA1 (von Willebrand factor A domain containing 1).