Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Predicted to be involved in cell adhesion. Predicted to localize to axon; cytoplasm; and neuronal cell body membrane. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in astrocytoma; autism spectrum disorder; obesity; psoriasis; and type 2 diabetes mellitus. Is expressed in bone; central nervous system; and pelvic girdle skeleton. Orthologous to human CADM2 (cell adhesion molecule 2).