Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.2)
Predicted to have thiol-dependent ubiquitin-specific protease activity and zinc ion binding activity. Predicted to be involved in spliceosomal complex assembly. Predicted to localize to U4/U6 x U5 tri-snRNP complex and nucleoplasm. Is expressed in cerebral cortex; early conceptus; and genitourinary system. Orthologous to human USP39 (ubiquitin specific peptidase 39).