Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have serine-type endopeptidase activity. Predicted to be involved in plasminogen activation and positive regulation of fibrinolysis. Predicted to localize to the extracellular space. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in lupus nephritis and systemic lupus erythematosus. Is expressed in diencephalon roof plate; liver left lobe; liver right lobe; and olfactory epithelium. Orthologous to human KLKB1 (kallikrein B1).