Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.0)
Predicted to be an extracellular matrix structural constituent conferring tensile strength. Predicted to act upstream of or within cell adhesion. Located in extracellular region. Is expressed in several structures, including genitourinary system; intraembryonic coelom; liver; lung; and musculoskeletal system. Orthologous to human COL6A6 (collagen type VI alpha 6 chain).