Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits cysteine-type peptidase activity. Involved in homologous chromosome segregation; meiotic spindle organization; and mitotic sister chromatid segregation. Predicted to localize to the cytoplasm; cytoskeleton; and nucleus. Used to study breast cancer. Orthologous to human ESPL1 (extra spindle pole bodies like 1, separase).