Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have protease binding activity. Involved in epithelial cell development and extracellular matrix organization. Localizes to the interstitial matrix. Used to study autosomal recessive isolated ectopia lentis 2 and lens disease. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in autosomal recessive isolated ectopia lentis 2. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; hemolymphoid system gland; liver; lung; and testis. Orthologous to human ADAMTSL4 (ADAMTS like 4).