Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have bromide peroxidase activity; extracellular matrix structural constituent; and heme binding activity. Involved in extracellular matrix organization. Localizes to collagen-containing extracellular matrix. Is expressed in several structures, including branchial arch; central nervous system; gut; heart; and sensory organ. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in anterior segment dysgenesis 7. Orthologous to human PXDN (peroxidasin).