Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have U1 snRNP binding activity and pre-mRNA 5'-splice site binding activity. Predicted to be involved in mRNA 5'-splice site recognition. Predicted to localize to the U1 snRNP. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in connective tissue disease; mixed connective tissue disease; and systemic lupus erythematosus. Orthologous to human SNRPC (small nuclear ribonucleoprotein polypeptide C).