Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Exhibits acid phosphatase activity. Involved in several processes, including negative regulation of cytokine production; negative regulation of reactive oxygen species metabolic process; and response to bacterium. Localizes to lysosome. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; limb; liver; skeleton; and skin. Orthologous to human ACP5 (acid phosphatase 5, tartrate resistant).