Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have cysteine-type endopeptidase activity. Predicted to be involved in proteolysis involved in cellular protein catabolic process. Predicted to localize to the cell junction; extracellular space; and lysosome. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Is expressed in adrenal gland. Orthologous to human CTSL (cathepsin L).