Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have metalloendopeptidase activity. Predicted to be involved in collagen catabolic process and extracellular matrix organization. Predicted to localize to the extracellular space. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; genitourinary system; nervous system; respiratory system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human MMP15 (matrix metallopeptidase 15).