Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have protein heterodimerization activity and signaling receptor binding activity. Involved in several processes, including animal organ development; positive regulation of signal transduction; and regulation of transcription by RNA polymerase II. Localizes to the extracellular space. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; female reproductive system; sensory organ; and skeleton. Orthologous to human BMP6 (bone morphogenetic protein 6).