Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits mannose binding activity and transmembrane signaling receptor activity. Involved in cellular response to interferon-gamma; cellular response to interleukin-4; and cellular response to lipopolysaccharide. Localizes to cell surface. Is expressed in several structures, including hemolymphoid system; intestine; liver; lung; and yolk sac. Orthologous to human MRC1 (mannose receptor C-type 1).