Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have calcium ion binding activity. Involved in several processes, including negative regulation of Notch signaling pathway; negative regulation of vascular endothelial cell proliferation; and positive regulation of bone resorption. Localizes to external side of plasma membrane. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; branchial arch; genitourinary system; and limb. Orthologous to human DLK1 (delta like non-canonical Notch ligand 1).