Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.0)
Exhibits fibronectin binding activity; laminin binding activity; and scavenger receptor activity. Involved in negative regulation of interleukin-8 production and response to bacterium. Localizes to collagen-containing extracellular matrix and extracellular space. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; genitourinary system; immune system; and limb mesenchyme. Orthologous to human SSC5D (scavenger receptor cysteine rich family member with 5 domains).