機能May play an important role in the progression of epithelial malignancies.
組織特異性Specifically expressed in stromal cells of breast carcinomas.
配列類似性Belongs to the peptidase M10A family. Contains 4 hemopexin-like domains.
ドメインThe conserved cysteine present in the cysteine-switch motif binds the catalytic zinc ion, thus inhibiting the enzyme. The dissociation of the cysteine from the zinc ion upon the activation-peptide release activates the enzyme.
翻訳後修飾The precursor is cleaved by a furin endopeptidase.
細胞内局在Secreted > extracellular space > extracellular matrix.