Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.0)
Predicted to enable cadherin binding activity. Involved in angiogenesis and peptidyl-tyrosine dephosphorylation involved in inactivation of protein kinase activity. Predicted to be located in membrane. Predicted to be integral component of membrane. Predicted to be part of 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).