Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have CARD domain binding activity; cysteine-type endopeptidase activity involved in apoptotic signaling pathway; and scaffold protein binding activity. Involved in ectopic germ cell programmed cell death; positive regulation of interleukin-1 beta secretion; and pyroptosis. Predicted to localize to several cellular components, including the cytoplasm; neuronal cell body; and plasma membrane. Orthologous to several human genes including CASP4 (caspase 4).