Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have cell-cell adhesion mediator activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including homophilic cell adhesion via plasma membrane adhesion molecules; neuron development; and positive regulation of interleukin-6 production. Localizes to the acrosomal membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including brain; jaw; reproductive system; retina; and spinal cord. Orthologous to human BSG (basigin (Ok blood group)).