Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits integrin binding activity. Involved in several processes, including metanephric glomerulus development; neurogenesis; and visual perception. Localizes to the laminin-3 complex; neuromuscular junction; and synaptic cleft. Used to study Pierson syndrome and nephrosis. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in Pierson syndrome and nephrotic syndrome type 5. Orthologous to human LAMB2 (laminin subunit beta 2).