Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Involved in in utero embryonic development; positive regulation of activation of membrane attack complex; and positive regulation of angiogenesis. Predicted to localize to extracellular space and membrane attack complex. Is expressed in embryo. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in complement component 6 deficiency. Orthologous to human C6 (complement C6).