Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have calcium ion binding activity and serine-type endopeptidase activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including collagen catabolic process; response to caffeine; and response to nicotine. Localizes to the collagen-containing extracellular matrix. Is expressed in gut; pancreas; pancreatic acinus; and stomach. Orthologous to several human genes including PRSS3 (serine protease 3).