Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Predicted to have endopeptidase inhibitor activity and protease binding activity. Predicted to be involved in negative regulation of peptidase activity. Predicted to localize to extracellular space. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in otitis media. Orthologous to human PZP (PZP alpha-2-macroglobulin like) and A2ML1 (alpha-2-macroglobulin like 1).