Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Predicted to have endoribonuclease activity and single-stranded DNA endodeoxyribonuclease activity. Involved in several processes, including apoptotic DNA fragmentation; in utero embryonic development; and response to tumor necrosis factor. Localizes to the mitochondrion. Is expressed in several structures, including central nervous system; gut; liver; male reproductive gland or organ; and respiratory system. Orthologous to human ENDOG (endonuclease G).