Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to contribute to serine-type endopeptidase activity. Involved in blood coagulation. Predicted to localize to extracellular space; serine-type peptidase complex; and vesicle. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; genitourinary system; hemolymphoid system gland; and liver and biliary system. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in several diseases, including acute pancreatitis; artery disease (multiple); diabetes mellitus (multiple); factor VII deficiency; and obesity. Orthologous to human F7 (coagulation factor VII).