Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1)
Exhibits receptor ligand activity. Involved in several processes, including macrophage chemotaxis; regulation of sensory perception of pain; and superoxide anion generation. Localizes to extracellular space. Is expressed in central nervous system; dorsal root ganglion; inner ear; and tooth. Orthologous to human TAFA4 (TAFA chemokine like family member 4).