Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have metalloendopeptidase activity. Predicted to be involved in peptide hormone processing. Predicted to localize to cytoplasmic vesicle membrane and trans-Golgi network. Is expressed in adrenal gland; embryo mesenchyme; female reproductive system; heart; and nervous system. Orthologous to human ECE2 (endothelin converting enzyme 2).