Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have extracellular matrix structural constituent; heparin binding activity; and protein homodimerization activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including endothelial cell morphogenesis; extracellular matrix organization; and protein homotrimerization. Localizes to the collagen-containing extracellular matrix. Orthologous to human COL23A1 (collagen type XXIII alpha 1 chain).