Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 4.1.0)
Enables cytokine activity. Acts upstream of or within chemotaxis. Predicted to be located in extracellular region. Predicted to be active in extracellular space. Is expressed in heart; late tubule; and testis. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease; multiple sclerosis; pulmonary tuberculosis; and tuberculosis. Orthologous to human CCL1 (C-C motif chemokine ligand 1).