Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have retinol binding activity. Predicted to be involved in proteolysis and visual perception. Predicted to localize to cone matrix sheath and extracellular space. Is expressed in eye; retina; retina nuclear layer; and retina outer nuclear layer. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in retinitis pigmentosa 66. Orthologous to human RBP3 (retinol binding protein 3).