Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits reelin receptor activity. Involved in nervous system development; positive regulation of protein kinase activity; and reelin-mediated signaling pathway. Localizes to the extracellular space. Used to study age related macular degeneration 1. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Alzheimer's disease; cerebellar ataxia, mental retardation and dysequlibrium syndrome; and dementia. Orthologous to human VLDLR (very low density lipoprotein receptor).