Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have copper ion binding activity. Involved in blood circulation and blood coagulation. Localizes to the extracellular space and platelet alpha granule. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in several diseases, including Budd-Chiari syndrome; artery disease (multiple); end stage renal failure; factor V deficiency; and osteonecrosis. Orthologous to human F5 (coagulation factor V).