Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have several functions, including peptidase activity; protein homodimerization activity; and virus receptor activity. Involved in behavioral fear response; locomotory exploration behavior; and psychomotor behavior. Localizes to the intercellular canaliculus. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in type 2 diabetes mellitus. Orthologous to human DPP4 (dipeptidyl peptidase 4).