|mucosa associated lymphoid tissue lymphoma translocation gene 1|
|Locus||Chr. 18 q21|
Paracaspases are more similar to caspases than metacaspases are, indicating that this group of (putative) proteases diverged from caspases from a common metacaspase ancestor. The phylogenetic distribution is a bit confusing, since slime mold diverged earlier than the animal/fungal split.