Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits aminopeptidase activity. Involved in positive regulation of angiogenesis and proteolysis. Localizes to cytoplasm. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; brain; genitourinary system; immune system; and respiratory system. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in cervix carcinoma. Orthologous to human ERAP1 (endoplasmic reticulum aminopeptidase 1).