Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have metal ion binding activity. Predicted to be involved in cell adhesion and cell communication. Localizes to basement membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; eye; salivary gland; skin; and visceral pleura. Orthologous to human FREM3 (FRAS1 related extracellular matrix 3).