Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits peroxidase activity. Involved in several processes, including defense response to nematode; negative regulation of cytokine production; and positive regulation of interleukin-4 production. Predicted to localize to the cytoplasm and extracellular space. Is expressed in bone marrow and embryo. Orthologous to human EPX (eosinophil peroxidase).