Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Involved in several processes, including circulatory system development; endothelial cell development; and growth. Localizes to the protein-containing complex. Used to study cerebral cavernous malformation 2. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in cerebral cavernous malformation 2. Is expressed in several structures, including cardiovascular system; central nervous system; early conceptus; gut gland; and retina layer. Orthologous to human CCM2 (CCM2 scaffold protein).