機能Cell surface proteoglycan that may bear heparan sulfate (By similarity). May have a role in the organization of cell shape by affecting the actin cytoskeleton, possibly by transferring signals from the cell surface in a sugar-dependent mechanism.
組織特異性Expressed in the nervous system, the adrenal gland, and the spleen.
配列類似性Belongs to the syndecan proteoglycan family.
翻訳後修飾O-glycosylated within the Thr/Ser-rich region which could interact with lectin domains on other molecules.