Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have receptor tyrosine kinase binding activity and serine-type endopeptidase activity. Involved in several processes, including embryo implantation; mammary duct terminal end bud growth; and positive regulation of mammary gland epithelial cell proliferation. Localizes to vacuole. Is expressed in esophagus epithelium; liver; liver parenchyma; pharynx epithelium; and stomach proventricular region epithelium. Orthologous to several human genes including MST1 (macrophage stimulating 1).