Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits collagen V binding activity and heparin binding activity. Involved in extracellular matrix organization and positive regulation of cell-substrate adhesion. Localizes to the interstitial matrix. Is expressed in several structures, including anterior naris; heart valve; medulla oblongata part of 4th ventricle choroid plexus; tendon; and ventricular layer. Orthologous to human ECM2 (extracellular matrix protein 2).