Decoy receptor that can neutralize the cytotoxic ligands TNFS14/LIGHT, TNFSF15 and TNFSF6/FASL. Protects against apoptosis. Detected in fetal lung, brain and liver. Detected in adult stomach, spinal cord, lymph node, trachea, spleen, colon and lung. Highly expressed in several primary tumors from colon, stomach, rectum, esophagus and in SW480 colon carcinoma cells. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Secreted, signal peptide; Secreted
Cellular Component: extracellular space
Molecular Function: protein binding; receptor activity
Biological Process: apoptosis; negative regulation of apoptosis