Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.1.1)
Exhibits endoribonuclease activity and primary miRNA binding activity. Involved in several processes, including ncRNA metabolic process; regulation of miRNA metabolic process; and regulation of regulatory T cell differentiation. Localizes to postsynaptic density. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; early embryo; genitourinary system; hemolymphoid system gland; and tooth. Orthologous to human DROSHA (drosha ribonuclease III).