Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have extracellular matrix structural constituent and metal ion binding activity. Involved in several processes, including animal organ development; embryonic limb morphogenesis; and protein transport. Localizes to the basement membrane. Used to study Fraser syndrome and clubfoot. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Fraser syndrome. Orthologous to human FRAS1 (Fraser extracellular matrix complex subunit 1).