Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have metalloaminopeptidase activity; peptide binding activity; and transition metal ion binding activity. Predicted to be involved in negative regulation of blood pressure and proteolysis. Predicted to localize to several cellular components, including the Golgi apparatus; external side of plasma membrane; and secretory granule. Is expressed in central nervous system and sensory organ. Orthologous to human RNPEP (arginyl aminopeptidase).