Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have heparan sulfate proteoglycan binding activity. Involved in extracellular matrix organization and positive regulation of cell population proliferation. Predicted to localize to the extracellular matrix. Used to study urofacial syndrome. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in urofacial syndrome. Orthologous to human HPSE2 (heparanase 2 (inactive)).