Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have cadherin binding activity. Involved in angiogenesis and peptidyl-tyrosine dephosphorylation involved in inactivation of protein kinase activity. Predicted to localize to receptor complex. Is expressed in several structures, including cardiovascular system; central nervous system; embryo mesenchyme; genitourinary system; and liver. Orthologous to human PTPRB (protein tyrosine phosphatase receptor type B).