Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have protein binding activity involved in heterotypic cell-cell adhesion and thrombospondin receptor activity. Involved in several processes, including opsonization; positive regulation of phagocytosis; and regulation of nitric oxide biosynthetic process. Localizes to the extracellular exosome and integral component of plasma membrane. Orthologous to human CD47 (CD47 molecule).