Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have several functions, including glycosaminoglycan binding activity; molecular function regulator; and syndecan binding activity. Involved in several processes, including decidualization; learning or memory; and regulation of nervous system development. Localizes to the extracellular region. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in adrenal carcinoma. Orthologous to human PTN (pleiotrophin).