Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits peptidase activity. Predicted to be involved in several processes, including defense response to other organism; negative regulation of viral process; and regulation of signal transduction. Localizes to the cytoplasm. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in candidiasis; lung non-small cell carcinoma; and renal cell carcinoma. Is expressed in several structures, including early conceptus; epithelium; female reproductive system; immune system; and liver. Orthologous to human LTF (lactotransferrin).