Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have serine-type endopeptidase inhibitor activity. Predicted to be involved in negative regulation of peptidase activity. Predicted to localize to the extracellular region. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; branchial arch; central nervous system; hemolymphoid system; and liver. Orthologous to human SPINK8 (serine peptidase inhibitor Kazal type 8 (putative)).